Chapter 7. Immune-Mediated Chronic Demyelinating Polyneuropathies

  1. Bernadette Kalman and
  2. Thomas H. Brannagan III
  1. Thomas H. Brannagan III

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692363.ch7

Neuroimmunology in Clinical Practice

Neuroimmunology in Clinical Practice

How to Cite

Brannagan, T. H. (2007) Immune-Mediated Chronic Demyelinating Polyneuropathies, in Neuroimmunology in Clinical Practice (eds B. Kalman and T. H. Brannagan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692363.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158404

Online ISBN: 9780470692363

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Keywords:

  • neuropathies;
  • immunomodulatory treatment;
  • humoral immunity;
  • epidemiology;
  • antibodies

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Epidemiology

  • Immunopathogenesis

  • Immunogenetics

  • Clinical presentation

  • Laboratory

  • Electrophysiological

  • Pathology

  • Diagnosis

  • Treatment

  • Other treatment options

  • Regional variants

  • Differential diagnosis

  • Associated diseases

  • References