Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

I. N. van Schaik, J. M. Léger, E. Nobile-Orazio, D. R. Cornblath, R. D M Hadden, C. L. Koski, J. Pollard, C. Sommer, I. Illa, P. Van den Bergh, P. A. van Doorn

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean Handbook of Neurological Management: Second Edition
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages343-350
Number of pages8
Volume1
ISBN (Print)9781405185332
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 6 2010

Keywords

  • Clinical criteria for MMN
  • Clinical examination and electrodiagnostic tests-mandatory, suggesting a diagnosis of MMN
  • EFNS/PNS guideline update-for definition, diagnosis, and treatment of multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN)
  • GM1 antibodies and definite CB-significantly correlated with favourable response to IVIg
  • MMN, a treatable disorder-effect of immunomodulatory drugs
  • MMN, and differential diagnosis of patient-with a slowly or stepwise progressive asymmetrical limb weakness without objective sensory abnormalities
  • Multifocal motor neuropathy
  • Patients, with pure motor, asymmetric neuropathy-and multifocal conduction blocks (CB)
  • Supportive criteria and diagnostic categories
  • Task force offered advice as Good Practice Points (GPP)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)

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van Schaik, I. N., Léger, J. M., Nobile-Orazio, E., Cornblath, D. R., Hadden, R. D. M., Koski, C. L., Pollard, J., Sommer, C., Illa, I., Van den Bergh, P., & van Doorn, P. A. (2010). Multifocal Motor Neuropathy. In European Handbook of Neurological Management: Second Edition (Vol. 1, pp. 343-350). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444328394.ch21