Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders

October 2017, Volume 23, Issue 5
BROWSE ISSUES

Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders

October 2017, Vol.23, No.5

Guest Editor:

Kerry H. Levin, MD, FAAN

Editor-in-Chief:

Steven L. Lewis, MD, FAAN

ISSN: 1080-2371

Online ISSN: 1538-6899

REVIEW ARTICLES
General Approach to Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Russell, James A.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1241-1262
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000519
Neurophysiologic Studies in the Evaluation of Polyneuropathy
Kincaid, John C.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1263-1275
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000521
Ultrasonography in Peripheral Nervous System Diagnosis
Walker, Francis O.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1276-1294
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000522
Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Donofrio, Peter D.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1295-1309
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000513
Chronic Demyelinating Polyneuropathies
Allen, Jeffrey A.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1310-1331
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000517
Diagnosis and Clinical Management of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Other Motor Neuron Disorders
Goutman, Stephen A.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1332-1359
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000535
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease and Other Genetic Polyneuropathies
Ramchandren, Sindhu
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1360-1377
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000529
Axonal Sensorimotor Polyneuropathies
Li, Yuebing
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1378-1393
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000514
Immune Axonal Polyneuropathy
Tavee, Jinny O.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1394-1410
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000523
Sensory Polyneuropathies
Gwathmey, Kelly Graham
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1411-1436
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000518
Peripheral Nerve Hyperexcitability Syndromes
Sawlani, Komal; Katirji, Bashar
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - p 1437-1450
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000520
Editor's Preface
Articles
Key Points
Abbreviations
Appendix
Issue Overview

List of Abbreviations

CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology October 2017 - Volume 23 - Issue 5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders - [no page #] doi: 10.1212/01.CON.0000526039.60059.f1

List of Abbreviations

A-mode Amplitude mode

AAN American Academy of Neurology

AANEM American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine

AIDP Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

ALS Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

ALSFRS-R ALS Functional Rating Scale-Revised

AMAN Acute motor axonal neuropathy

AMSAN Acute motor-sensory axonal neuropathy

ANCA Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody

B-mode Brightness mode

c-ANCA Cytoplasmic antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody

CASPR2 Contactin-associated proteinlike 2

CIDP Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

CISP Chronic immune sensory polyradiculopathy

CK Creatine kinase

CMAP Compound muscle action potential

CMT Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

CMV Cytomegalovirus

CNS Central nervous system

CNTN1 Contactin-1

CompAC Compassionate Use Advisory Committee

CRMP-5 Collapsin response mediator protein-5

CSF Cerebrospinal fluid

CT Computed tomography

DADS Distal acquired demyelinating symmetric [neuropathy]

DM Diabetes mellitus

DNA Deoxyribonucleic acid

EEG Electroencephalogram

EFNS European Federation of Neurological Societies

ELISA Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay

EMG Electromyography

FDA US Food and Drug Administration

FDG-PET Fludeoxyglucose positron emission tomography

GABA γ-Aminobutyric acid

GAD Glutamic acid decarboxylase

GBS Guillain-Barré syndrome

HIV Human immunodeficiency virus

HNPP Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsies

HSAN Hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy

ICU Intensive care unit

IgA Immunoglobulin A

IgG Immunoglobulin G

IgG1 Immunoglobulin G1

IgG3 Immunoglobulin G3

IgG4 Immunoglobulin G4

IgM Immunoglobulin M

IM Intramuscular

IND Investigational new drug [application]

IRB Institutional review board

IV Intravenous

IVIg Intravenous immunoglobulin

LGI1 Leucine-rich glioma inactivated 1

LMN Lower motor neuron

M-mode Motion mode

MADSAM Multifocal acquired demyelinating, sensory and motor neuropathy

MAG Myelin-associated glycoprotein

MAMA Multifocal acquired motor axonopathy

MEDIC Multiple-echo data image combination

MGUS Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance

MMN Multifocal motor neuropathy

MPO-ANCA Myeloperoxidase antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody

MRI Magnetic resonance imaging

MUP Motor unit potential

NF155 Neurofascin-155

p-ANCA Perinuclear antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody

PCR Polymerase chain reaction

PNS Peripheral Nerve Society

POEMS Polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal plasma cell disorder, and skin changes

PR3-ANCA Proteinase-3 antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody

QSART Quantitative sudomotor axon reflex test

RNA Ribonucleic acid

RODS Rasch-built Overall Disability Scale

SCIg Subcutaneous immunoglobulin

SNAP Sensory nerve action potential

SNRI Serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor

SSA Sjögren syndrome A

SSB Sjögren syndrome B

SSRI Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

TDP-43 Transactive response DNA-binding protein 43

TIRM Turbo inversion recovery magnitude

TNF-α Tumor necrosis factor-α

TTR Transthyretin

UMN Upper motor neuron

VEGF Vascular endothelial growth factor

VGCC Voltage-gated calcium channel

VGKC Voltage-gated potassium channel

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