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doi: 10.1212/01.CON.0000526045.98177.9c
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Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders

Guest Editor: Kerry H. Levin, MD, FAAN

Editor's Preface. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1239

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REVIEW ARTICLES

General Approach to Peripheral Nerve Disorders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1241

James A. Russell, DO, FAAN

Neurophysiologic Studies in the Evaluation of Polyneuropathy . . . . . . . . . . . 1263

John C. Kincaid, MD, FAAN

Ultrasonography in Peripheral Nervous System Diagnosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1276

Francis O. Walker, MD, FAAN

Guillain-Barré Syndrome . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1295

Peter D. Donofrio, MD, FAAN

Chronic Demyelinating Polyneuropathies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1310

Jeffrey A. Allen, MD

Diagnosis and Clinical Management of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Other Motor Neuron Disorders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1332

Stephen A. Goutman, MD, MS

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease and Other Genetic Polyneuropathies . . . . . . 1360

Sindhu Ramchandren, MD, MS

Axonal Sensorimotor Polyneuropathies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1378

Yuebing Li, MD, PhD

Immune Axonal Polyneuropathy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1394

Jinny O. Tavee, MD

Sensory Polyneuropathies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1411

Kelly Graham Gwathmey, MD

Peripheral Nerve Hyperexcitability Syndromes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1437

Komal Sawlani, MD; Bashar Katirji, MD, FACP, FAAN

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ETHICAL AND MEDICOLEGAL ISSUES

Right-to-Try Investigational Therapies for Incurable Disorders . . . . . . . . . 1451

Zachary Simmons, MD, FAAN

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PRACTICE ISSUES

The Implication of Diagnostic Errors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1458

Raghav Govindarajan, MD, FISQua, FACSc, FCPP, FASA, MAcadMEd, FAAN

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SELF-ASSESSMENT AND CME

Learning Objectives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1237

Instructions for Completing Self-Assessment and CME Activities and Tally Sheet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1469

Postreading Self-Assessment and CME Test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1471

Postreading Self-Assessment and CME Test—Preferred Responses . . . . . . 1480

Douglas J. Gelb, MD, PhD, FAAN; Adam Kelly, MD

Patient Management Problem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1486

Patient Management Problem—Preferred Responses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1491

Nimish J. Thakore, MD, DM

Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1500

List of Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back Cover

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ERRATUM

Autoimmune Neurology of the Central Nervous System: Erratum . . . . . . . . 1238

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