Neurological involvement in rheumatological diseases

G. Di Comite, Maria Grazia Sabbadini

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Rheumatological diseases can involve the central and the peripheral nervous system in many ways. Every structure - the brain, meninges, spinal cord, cranial nerves, peripheral nerves - can be affected. Early recognition of neurological abnormality can help achieving diagnosis of the underlying condition and prevent permanent sensorimotor or cognitive function loss. This review focuses on the clinical presentation of the neurological involvement in rheumatological diseases.

Original languageEnglish
JournalNeurological Sciences
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
Publication statusPublished - May 2005


  • Connective tissue disorders
  • Neurological involvement
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Vasculitides

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Clinical Neurology


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