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Ascorbic Acid and Iron Supplement Treatment Improves Stem Cell-Mediated Cartilage Regen...
The American Journal of Sports Medicine; Santos LOD, Fernandes TRMO et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - To review the literature and to report a clinical case with initial suspicion of pure neural leprosy and final diagnosis of amyloid neuropathy. The study was conducted in two stages. In stage one, a systematic literature review was carried out, wi...

Advances in the Management of Small Fiber Neuropathy.
Neurologic Clinics; Zeidman LA

Nov 24th, 2020 - Small fiber neuropathy (SFN) is a prevalent neurologic syndrome. Testing methods have emerged in recent years to better diagnose it, including autonomic tests and skin punch biopsy. SFN can present in a non-length-dependent fashion and can be mist...

Novel imaging techniques using 18 F-florbetapir PET/MRI can guide fascicular nerve biop...
Muscle & Nerve; Shouman K, Broski SM et. al.

Oct 24th, 2020 - Multiple mononeuropathy is a rare presentation of primary (AL) amyloidosis and nerve biopsy is usually needed for diagnosis. Conventional imaging is useful to identify proximal nerve involvement but may be inadequate. We report a patient with mult...

Transthyretin Amyloid Neuropathy: The Schwann Cell Hypothesis.
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Murakami T, Sunada Y

Nov 25th, 2019 - Transthyretin (TTR)-familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP) is a systemic amyloidosis caused by mutations in the TTR gene. Typically, patients initially present with sensory and autonomic symptoms, which can lead to sensory dominant polyneuropathy a...

Phenotypes of Late-Onset Transthyretin Amyloid Neuropathy: A Diagnostic Challenge.
Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease; Živković SA, Mnatsakanova D et. al.

Aug 28th, 2019 - Hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis (hATTR) is a rare cause of severe neuropathy, typically with progressive sensorimotor and autonomic manifestations. The clinical course is marked by progressive worsening with typical survival of 7-11 years fol...

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