Post-ganglionic autonomic neuropathy associated with anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies

@article{Fileccia2016PostganglionicAN,
  title={Post-ganglionic autonomic neuropathy associated with anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies},
  author={E Fileccia and R Rinaldi and Rocco Liguori and Alex Incensi and R D'Angelo and Maria Pia Giannoccaro and V Donadio},
  journal={Clinical Autonomic Research},
  year={2016},
  volume={27},
  pages={51-55}
}
Antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD-Abs) have been associated with several conditions, rarely involving the autonomic nervous system. Here, we describe two patients complaining of autonomic symptoms in whom a post-ganglionic autonomic neuropathy has been demonstrated in association with significantly elevated serum and CSF GAD-Abs levels. Patients underwent nerve conduction studies, sympathetic skin response testing, evaluation of autonomic control of the cardiovascular system and… CONTINUE READING
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