Lewis-Sumner syndrome and multifocal motor neuropathy.

  title={Lewis-Sumner syndrome and multifocal motor neuropathy.},
  author={A. C. Verschueren and Jean Philippe Azulay and Shahram Attarian and Jos{\'e} Boucraut and Jean François Pellissier and J. Pouget},
  journal={Muscle & nerve},
  volume={31 1},
We compared the clinical, electrophysiological, laboratory, and pathological features of 13 patients with Lewis-Sumner syndrome (LSS) with those of 20 patients with multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN). LSS and MMN patients have several common clinical features: age at onset, weakness in the distribution of individual peripheral nerves, mild wasting, cramps and fasciculations, partial areflexia, and frequent stepwise disease course. Cerebrospinal fluid protein level was normal or slightly elevated… CONTINUE READING


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