Motor neuropathy

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Motor neuropathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 161 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Long-term Effects of Intravenous Cyclophosphamide in Combination with Mesna Provided Intravenously and via Bladder Perfusion in a Patient with Severe Multifocal Motor Neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Eri Iwasawa, Takuya Ohkubo, Tadashi Kanouchi, Takashi Kanda, Hidehiro Mizusawa, Takanori Yokota

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2017 ;56(14):1893-1896.

 

A 25-year-old woman presenting with progressive muscle weakness in the distal extremities in the absence of sensory involvement for 2 years was diagnosed with multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN). Her disease was difficult to manage with various immunosuppressants, and the muscle weakness ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Compound Heterozygote Mutation of 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: 31 Dec 1969

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A homozygous FITM2 mutation causes a deafness-dystonia syndrome with motor regression and signs of ichthyosis and sensory neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Celia Zazo Seco, Anna Castells-Nobau, Seol-Hee Joo, Margit Schraders, Jia Nee Foo, Monique van der Voet, S Sendhil Velan, Bonnie Nijhof, Jaap Oostrik, Erik de Vrieze, Radoslaw Katana, Atika Mansoor, Martijn Huynen, Radek Szklarczyk, Martin Oti, Lisbeth Tranebjærg, Erwin van Wijk, Jolanda M Scheffer-de Gooyert, Saadat Siddique, Jonathan Baets, Peter de Jonghe, Syed Ali Raza Kazmi, Suresh Anand Sadananthan, Bart P van de Warrenburg, Chiea Chuen Khor, Martin C Göpfert, Raheel Qamar, Annette Schenck, Hannie Kremer, Saima Siddiqi

Journal: Dis Model Mech. 2017 02;10(2):105-118.

 

A consanguineous family from Pakistan was ascertained to have a novel deafness-dystonia syndrome with motor regression, ichthyosis-like features and signs of sensory neuropathy. By applying a combined strategy of linkage analysis and whole-exome sequencing in the presented family, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 10 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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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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Phase I/IIa Trial of scAAV1.tMCK.NTF3 for Treatment of CMT1A
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Charcot-Marie-Tooth Neuropathy Type 1A

 

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2018

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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: 23 Jan 2018

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