Letter to the Editor| Volume 345, ISSUE 1-2, P257-259, October 15, 2014

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Acute bilateral radial palsy responsive to intravenous immunoglobulins

      Multifocal motor neuropathy with conduction blocks (MMNCB) is an immune-mediated neuropathy affecting patients at a mean age of 45 years. It is characterized by asymmetric purely motor deficits of progressive onset predominating in the upper limbs [
      • Léger J.M.
      • Béhin A.
      Multifocal motor neuropathy.
      ]. Here we report a case of sudden bilateral radial palsy responsive to intravenous immunoglobulins (IVIg). Suspected proximal conduction blocks and IVIg responsiveness led us to consider the potential links between this new entity and acute-onset multifocal motor neuropathy (AMMN).


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