Motor neuropathy

Common Name(s)

Motor neuropathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Motor neuropathy" returned 160 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Cytokine profiles in multifocal motor neuropathy and progressive muscular atrophy.
 

Author(s): L Vlam, M Stam, W de Jager, E A Cats, L H van den Berg, W L van der Pol

Journal: J. Neuroimmunol.. 2015 Sep;286():1-4.

 

Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) and progressive muscular atrophy (PMA) are associated with IgM monoclonal gammopathy or the presence IgM anti-GM1-antibodies. To further investigate the pathophysiology of MMN and PMA we determined concentrations of 16 mainly B-cell associated inflammatory ...

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2015

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Contactin-1 and Neurofascin-155/-186 Are Not Targets of Auto-Antibodies in Multifocal Motor Neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Kathrin Doppler, Luise Appeltshauser, Heidrun H Krämer, Judy King Man Ng, Edgar Meinl, Carmen Villmann, Peter Brophy, Sulayman D Dib-Hajj, Stephen G Waxman, Andreas Weishaupt, Claudia Sommer

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Multifocal motor neuropathy is an immune mediated disease presenting with multifocal muscle weakness and conduction block. IgM auto-antibodies against the ganglioside GM1 are detectable in about 50% of the patients. Auto-antibodies against the paranodal proteins contactin-1 and neurofascin-155 ...

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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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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Lidocaine and Triamcinolone vs Saline Trigger Point Injection for Treatment of Chronic Abdominal Wall Pain
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Abdominal Wall Pain; Abdominal Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2016

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