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Proximal motor neuropathy, IgA paraproteinaemia and anti-myelin-associated glycoprotein reactivity.
  1. T. Hemachudha,
  2. P. Phanuphak,
  3. K. Phanthumchinda,
  4. S. Kasempimolporn
  1. Department of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand.

    Abstract

    We report a case with proximal motor neuropathy associated with benign IgA lambda paraproteinaemia. Immunoblot demonstrated reactivity to myelin-associated glycoprotein and not to P2 protein of peripheral nerve. Dramatic improvement of the polyneuropathy was observed with steroid treatment alone within 4 weeks.

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