Mononeuropathy multiplex associated with acute parvovirus B19 infection: characteristics, treatment and outcome

@article{Lenglet2011MononeuropathyMA,
  title={Mononeuropathy multiplex associated with acute parvovirus B19 infection: characteristics, treatment and outcome},
  author={T. Lenglet and J. Haroche and A. Schnuriger and T. Maisonobe and K. Viala and Y. Michel and F. Chelbi and D. Grabli and P. Seror and A. Garbarg-Chenon and Z. Amoura and P. Bouche},
  journal={Journal of Neurology},
  year={2011},
  volume={258},
  pages={1321-1326}
}
  • T. Lenglet, J. Haroche, +9 authors P. Bouche
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Neurology
  • To describe the characteristics of peripheral neuropathy related to acute parvovirus B19 (B19V) infection. We reviewed clinical, electrophysiological and histological data of three patients with peripheral neuropathy and positive B19V detection (IgG, IgM and PCR) compatible with acute infection. The neuropathy fulfilled criteria for mononeuropathy multiplex (MM). It could be preceded by or concurrent with a limited purpuric eruption, but systemic manifestations were absent. The first… CONTINUE READING
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