Motor neuropathy

Common Name(s)

Motor neuropathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 151 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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Cervical root sonography to differentiate multifocal motor neuropathy from ALS.
 

Author(s): Hiroyuki Nodera, Yuishin Izumi, Naoko Takamatsu, Ryuji Kaji

Journal: J. Med. Invest.. 2016 ;63(1-2):104-7.

 

To explore suggestive evidence of focal proximal demyelination in multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) without overt evidence of conduction block, we conducted sonographical assessment of cervical nerve roots in 9 MMN patients, 22 ALS patients, and 17 control subjects. The mean diameters ...

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2016

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C1q-targeted inhibition of the classical complement pathway prevents injury in a novel mouse model of acute motor axonal neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Rhona McGonigal, Madeleine E Cunningham, Denggao Yao, Jennifer A Barrie, Sethu Sankaranarayanan, Simon N Fewou, Koichi Furukawa, Ted A Yednock, Hugh J Willison

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Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is an autoimmune disease that results in acute paralysis through inflammatory attack on peripheral nerves, and currently has limited, non-specific treatment options. The pathogenesis of the acute motor axonal neuropathy (AMAN) variant is mediated by ...

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2016

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 8 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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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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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: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: CMT1A

 

Last Updated: 5 Nov 2015

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