multiple neuritis

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multiple neuritis

[′məl·tə·pəl nu̇′rīd·əs]
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3) also reported bilateral sacroiliitis and demyelinating polyneuropathy in a patient 20 years old, who used isotretinoin for three months (30 mg/day during first two months and 40 mg/day during last month).
Diphtheritic polyneuropathy is generally considered a demyelinating neuropathy with proximal to distal spread of weakness and prominent sensory features.
As there were no pathologic signs upon cerebral, cervical, and thoracolumbar MRI evaluation, the patient was diagnosed with paraneoplastic polyneuropathy due to relapsed follicular lymphoma.
Prevalence and incidence rates of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy in the Japanese population.
Changes in renal function in patients with familial amyloid polyneuropathy treated with orthotopic liver transplantation.
It is associated with KS, Hodgkin's, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and polyneuropathy, endocrinopathy, Mprotein band, skin hyperpigmentation (POEMS) syndrome.
Researchers report that alpha-lipoic acid improves symptomatic diabetic polyneuropathy, a painful condition of the nerves that afflicts many diabetics.
The diagnostic challenge of NPH is well illustrated in the current case, which describes a patient with polyneuropathy and hydrocephalus that "mask" the traditional symptoms.
Nigel Wilson, a dad-of-two, of Kings Drive, Whitley Bay, suffers from chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, a condition affecting the sensation and muscle strength in his arms and legs.
2005) stated that the polyneuropathy with axonal polyneuropathy was verified by serial electroencephalogram and nerve conduction velocity studies.
Key words: critical illness * polyneuropathy * myopathy * risk factors * long-term outcome