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Sensory ataxia. A residual disability of Guillain-Barré syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6824456     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Four patients had idiopathic acute polyradiculoneuritis (Guillain-Barré syndrome) with sensory ataxia as the most prominent symptom. Sensory ataxia remained as a residue even three to five years after onset, despite good recovery of muscle weakness in five to 14 months. Sural nerve biopsy specimens disclosed a severe loss of large myelinated fibers and a high incidence of active axonal degeneration.
G Sobue; Y Senda; Y Matsuoka; I Sobue
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of neurology     Volume:  40     ISSN:  0003-9942     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Neurol.     Publication Date:  1983 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-03-11     Completed Date:  1983-03-11     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372436     Medline TA:  Arch Neurol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  86-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Ataxia / complications*,  pathology,  physiopathology
Chronic Disease
Electric Conductivity
Middle Aged
Polyradiculoneuropathy / complications*
Sural Nerve / pathology

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