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:

Immunoglobulin (Ig) in multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN): update on evidence for Ig treatment in MMN.
 

Author(s): J-M Léger

Journal: Clin. Exp. Immunol.. 2014 Dec;178 Suppl 1():42-4.

 

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2014

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Synaptotagmin 2 mutations cause an autosomal-dominant form of lambert-eaton myasthenic syndrome and nonprogressive motor neuropathy.
 

Author(s): David N Herrmann, Rita Horvath, Janet E Sowden, Michael Gonzalez, Michael Gonzales, Avencia Sanchez-Mejias, Zhuo Guan, Roger G Whittaker, Jorge L Almodovar, Maria Lane, Boglarka Bansagi, Angela Pyle, Veronika Boczonadi, Hanns Lochmüller, Helen Griffin, Patrick F Chinnery, Thomas E Lloyd, J Troy Littleton, Stephan Zuchner

Journal: Am. J. Hum. Genet.. 2014 Sep;95(3):332-9.

 

Synaptotagmin 2 is a synaptic vesicle protein that functions as a calcium sensor for neurotransmission but has not been previously associated with human disease. Via whole-exome sequencing, we identified heterozygous missense mutations in the C2B calcium-binding domain of the gene ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2014

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Loss of Fig4 in both Schwann cells and motor neurons contributes to CMT4J neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Ilaria Vaccari, Antonietta Carbone, Stefano Carlo Previtali, Yevgeniya A Mironova, Valeria Alberizzi, Roberta Noseda, Cristina Rivellini, Francesca Bianchi, Ubaldo Del Carro, Maurizio D'Antonio, Guy M Lenk, Lawrence Wrabetz, Roman J Giger, Miriam H Meisler, Alessandra Bolino

Journal: Hum. Mol. Genet.. 2015 Jan;24(2):383-96.

 

Mutations of FIG4 are responsible for Yunis-Varón syndrome, familial epilepsy with polymicrogyria, and Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 4J neuropathy (CMT4J). Although loss of the FIG4 phospholipid phosphatase consistently causes decreased PtdIns(3,5)P₂ levels, cell-specific sensitivity ...

Last Updated: 24 Dec 2014

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Multifocal motor neuropathy, multifocal acquired demyelinating sensory and motor neuropathy, and other chronic acquired demyelinating polyneuropathy variants.
 

Author(s): Mazen M Dimachkie, Richard J Barohn, Jonathan Katz

Journal: Neurol Clin. 2013 May;31(2):533-55.

 

Chronic acquired demyelinating neuropathies (CADP) constitute an important group of immune neuromuscular disorders affecting myelin. This article discusses CADP with emphasis on multifocal motor neuropathy, multifocal acquired demyelinating sensory and motor neuropathy, distal acquired ...

Last Updated: 6 May 2013

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Multifocal motor neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Thy P Nguyen, Vinay Chaudhry

Journal: Neurol India. ;59(5):700-6.

 

Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) is a unique disorder characterized by slowly progressive, asymmetric, distal and upper limb predominant weakness without significant sensory abnormalities. Electrophysiology is crucial to the diagnosis, revealing the hallmark partial conduction block. ...

Last Updated: 24 Oct 2011

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Efficacy and Safety of HyQvia (Immunoglobulin 10% With Recombinant Hyaluronidase) in Multifocal Motor Neuropathy (MMN)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

 

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2015

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Disability Severity Scale (DSI) and Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathy Overall Disability Scale (HMSN-R-ODS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Charcot Marie Tooth Disease; Inherited Peripheral Neuropathy

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2015

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Acetyl-l-carnitine to Enhance Nerve Regeneration in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Compression Neuropathy

 

Last Updated: 22 Dec 2015

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