Critical illness neuropathy.

  title={Critical illness neuropathy.},
  author={Nages Nagaratnam and Glyng Jamieson and K Chiu and Christal Ramos},
  journal={Neurorehabilitation and neural repair},
  volume={15 1},
Critical illness neuropathy frequently accompanies the septic syndrome in intensive care units. Another entity that may occur independently or concurrently in critically ill patients is a myopathy, giving rise to difficulties in distinguishing between them. The two patients described had sensorimotor axonal peripheral neuropathy. Axonopathy as a rule has a poor prognosis for recovery, which is slow and often incomplete. There are few reports of the functional outcome after rehabilitation… CONTINUE READING

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