Motor neuropathy

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Motor neuropathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 154 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Compound Heterozygote Mutation of C12orf65 Causes Distal Motor Neuropathy and Optic Atrophy.
 

Author(s): Xiao-Jing Fang, Wei Zhang, He Lyu, Zhao-Xia Wang, Wei-Wei Wang, Yun Yuan

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2017 01;130(2):242-244.

 

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2017

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MRI shows thickening and altered diffusion in the median and ulnar nerves in multifocal motor neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Wieke Haakma, Bas A Jongbloed, Martijn Froeling, H Stephan Goedee, Clemens Bos, Alexander Leemans, Leonard H van den Berg, Jeroen Hendrikse, W Ludo van der Pol

Journal: Eur Radiol. 2017 May;27(5):2216-2224.

 

To study disease mechanisms in multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) of the median and ulnar nerves.

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2016

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Altered RNA metabolism due to a homozygous RBM7 mutation in a patient with spinal motor neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Michele Giunta, Shimon Edvardson, Yaobo Xu, Markus Schuelke, Aurora Gomez-Duran, Veronika Boczonadi, Orly Elpeleg, Juliane S Müller, Rita Horvath

Journal: Hum. Mol. Genet.. 2016 Jul;25(14):2985-2996.

 

The exosome complex is the most important RNA processing machinery within the cell. Mutations in its subunits EXOSC8 and EXOSC3 cause pontocerebellar hypoplasia, spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and central nervous system demyelination. We present a patient with SMA-like phenotype carrying ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2016

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Office immunotherapy in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy and multifocal motor neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Peter J Dyck, Bruce V Taylor, Jenny L Davies, Michelle L Mauermann, William J Litchy, Christopher J Klein, P James B Dyck

Journal: Muscle Nerve. 2015 Oct;52(4):488-97.

 

Intravenous immunoglobulin [IVIg], plasma exchange [PE], and corticosteroids are efficacious treatment in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy [CIDP]. IVIg is effective in multifocal motor neuropathy [MMN]. NIS, NIS-weakness, sum scores of raw amplitudes of motor fiber ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2015

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Immunosuppressant and immunomodulatory treatments for multifocal motor neuropathy.
 

Author(s): T Umapathi, Richard A C Hughes, Eduardo Nobile-Orazio, Jean-Marc Léger

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Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) is characterised by progressive, predominantly distal, asymmetrical limb weakness and usually multiple partial motor nerve conduction blocks. Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) is beneficial but the role of immunosuppressive agents is uncertain. This ...

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2015

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Acute motor axonal neuropathy in a child with atypical presentation: a case report.
 

Author(s): Kyung Soo Lee, Seung Hoon Han

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Jan;94(3):e392.

 

Acute motor axonal neuropathy (AMAN) is a variant of Guillain-Barre syndrome. It has been reported to have no sensory symptoms and is diagnosed by typical electrophysiological findings of low-amplitude or unobtainable compound muscle action potentials with normal sensory nerve action ...

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

HyQvia in Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

 

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2016

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Influence of Pronator Teres Release on Treatment of Median Nerve Compression Neuropathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Median Nerve Compression

 

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2016

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Ulipristal Acetate In Disease Charcot-Marie-Tooth Type of 1A
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: CMT1A

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2017

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