Further regional variants of acute immune polyneuropathy. Bifacial weakness or sixth nerve paresis with paresthesias, lumbar polyradiculopathy, and ataxia with pharyngeal-cervical-brachial weakness.

@article{Ropper1994FurtherRV,
  title={Further regional variants of acute immune polyneuropathy. Bifacial weakness or sixth nerve paresis with paresthesias, lumbar polyradiculopathy, and ataxia with pharyngeal-cervical-brachial weakness.},
  author={Allan H. Ropper},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={1994},
  volume={51 7},
  pages={671-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe four syndromes of acute regional weakness with clinical, spinal fluid, and electrophysiologic similarities to the acute immune polyneuropathy of Guillain-Barré syndrome. DESIGN Case series of personally examined patients. RESULTS Seven patients are described: four with facial diplegia and distal limb paresthesias, one with sixth nerve palsy and distal paresthesias, one with bilateral lumbar polyradiculopathy, and one with combined Fisher's syndrome and pharyngeal… CONTINUE READING

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