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Peripheral Nerve Involvement in Adult and Pediatric Patients With Central Nervous System Inflammatory Disease—Reply

Peripheral Nerve Involvement in Adult and Pediatric Patients With Central Nervous System... Letters 1. DeSena A, Graves D, Morriss MC, Greenberg BM. Transverse myelitis plus COMMENT & RESPONSE syndrome and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis plus syndrome: a case series of 5 children. JAMA Neurol. 2014;71(5):624-629. Peripheral Nerve Involvement in Adult 2. Marchioni E, Ravaglia S, Montomoli C, et al. Postinfectious neurologic and Pediatric Patients With Central Nervous syndromes: a prospective cohort study. Neurology. 2013;80(10):882-889. System Inflammatory Disease To the Editor We read with interest the study by DeSena et al concerning 3 cases of myelitis and 2 cases of encephalomyeli- In Reply We read with great interest the letter submitted by tis associated with concomitant peripheral nerve involve- Gastaldi and Marchioni outlining their findings of peripheral ment (PNI) in a pediatric setting. We previously published a nerve involvement in patients with central nervous system in- prospective study on 176 patients with encephalitis, myeli- flammatory conditions published in 2013. The study re- tis, or encephalomyelitis following an infectious event. Con- ported finding peripheral nerve involvement in 36% of pa- comitant PNI was found in 36% of patients. Similarly to the tients with central nervous system inflammation; however, study by DeSena et al, our patients with PNI had higher re- unlike our cohort, this http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA Neurology American Medical Association

Peripheral Nerve Involvement in Adult and Pediatric Patients With Central Nervous System Inflammatory Disease—Reply

JAMA Neurology , Volume 72 (1) – Jan 1, 2015

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American Medical Association
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Copyright 2015 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
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2168-6149
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2168-6157
DOI
10.1001/jamaneurol.2014.3527
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25581861
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Abstract

Letters 1. DeSena A, Graves D, Morriss MC, Greenberg BM. Transverse myelitis plus COMMENT & RESPONSE syndrome and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis plus syndrome: a case series of 5 children. JAMA Neurol. 2014;71(5):624-629. Peripheral Nerve Involvement in Adult 2. Marchioni E, Ravaglia S, Montomoli C, et al. Postinfectious neurologic and Pediatric Patients With Central Nervous syndromes: a prospective cohort study. Neurology. 2013;80(10):882-889. System Inflammatory Disease To the Editor We read with interest the study by DeSena et al concerning 3 cases of myelitis and 2 cases of encephalomyeli- In Reply We read with great interest the letter submitted by tis associated with concomitant peripheral nerve involve- Gastaldi and Marchioni outlining their findings of peripheral ment (PNI) in a pediatric setting. We previously published a nerve involvement in patients with central nervous system in- prospective study on 176 patients with encephalitis, myeli- flammatory conditions published in 2013. The study re- tis, or encephalomyelitis following an infectious event. Con- ported finding peripheral nerve involvement in 36% of pa- comitant PNI was found in 36% of patients. Similarly to the tients with central nervous system inflammation; however, study by DeSena et al, our patients with PNI had higher re- unlike our cohort, this

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JAMA NeurologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jan 1, 2015

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