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 [
]. 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).
- Léger J.M.
- Béhin A.
Multifocal motor neuropathy.
Curr Opin Neurol. 2005; 18: 567-573
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Published online: July 12, 2014
Accepted: July 4, 2014
Received in revised form: June 18, 2014
Received: April 16, 2014
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