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Acute motor axonal neuropathy--an atypical presentation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17437915     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Guillain-Barré syndrome, an autoimmune disorder of the peripheral nervous system, is divided into several subtypes according to clinico-pathologic findings and epidemiologic characteristics. A pure motor variant without involvement of the sensory nerves has been reported in rare cases. This report details the clinical, immunologic, and serial electrophysiologic findings of two patients with an acute, exclusively motor, axonal neuropathy.
Yuval E Landau; Ron Dabby; Jacob Amir; Rachel Straussberg
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric neurology     Volume:  36     ISSN:  0887-8994     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Neurol.     Publication Date:  2007 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-04-17     Completed Date:  2007-06-14     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508183     Medline TA:  Pediatr Neurol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  271-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqwa, Israel. <>
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MeSH Terms
Acute Disease
Axons / pathology*
Guillain-Barre Syndrome / immunology,  pathology*,  physiopathology
Motor Neurons / pathology*
Neural Conduction
Reflex, Abnormal

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