We included 17 axonal neuropathy
(AN) patients, 11 vasculitic neuropathy (VN) patients and 12 hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsy (HNPP) who had undergone sural and superficial peroneal nerve biopsy as part of the diagnostic work-up of their neuropathy and whose nerve biopsy specimens were suitable for the immunohistochemical analysis.
Acute motor and/or sensory axonal neuropathy
are subtypes manifesting with motor and sensory symptoms with severe respiratory and bulbar involvement.
She suffered from giant axonal neuropathy
- a rare genetic condition which badly affected her nervous system.
The GBS patients were classified into different subgroups according to their clinical presentation and comprised of 28 patients with acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (AIDP), 23 with acute motor axonal neuropathy
(AMAN) and 8 with acute motor sensory axonal neuropathy
GBS includes acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy, acute motor axonal neuropathy
, acute motor and sensory axonal neuropathy
, Miller Fisher syndrome and acute pandysautonomia (1).
Electrophysiologic studies showed severe axonal motor neuropathy and moderate sensitive axonal neuropathy
in the fight upper limb.
In 2001, the Dormanstown youngster was wrongly diagnosed with Acute Motor Axonal Neuropathy
(AMAN) , where nerves to the muscles stop working when a common infection is contracted.