Pathological findings in a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and multifocal motor neuropathy with conduction block.

@article{Veugelers1996PathologicalFI,
  title={Pathological findings in a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and multifocal motor neuropathy with conduction block.},
  author={B Veugelers and Paul Al Theys and Martin Lammens and Jwh van Hees and Wim Robberecht},
  journal={Journal of the neurological sciences},
  year={1996},
  volume={136 1-2},
  pages={64-70}
}
We studied a 53-year-old woman with progressive weakness of the left arm, gradually spreading to the other limbs. Neurological examination revealed a motor neuron syndrome with paresis, fasciculations and atrophy. Electrophysiological studies showed multiple motor conduction blocks. The anti-GM1 IgM titer was elevated. The patient was thought to have a… CONTINUE READING