A male with progressive lower extremity weakness and monoclonal gammopathy

Simin Mansoor, Tulio Bertorini

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Abstract

Educational Objectives: To discuss a case of progressive lower extremity paresis and paresthesias in a patient found to have monoclonal gammopathy. Key Questions: (1) What is the differential diagnosis of progressive lower extremity paresis and paresthesias? (2) How would one approach diagnostic testing for such a patient? (3) What is the differential diagnosis of neuropathy associated with gammopathy? and (4) What is the treatment for this patient?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)194-203
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease
Volume14
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2013

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Paraproteinemias
Lower Extremity
Paresthesia
Paresis
Differential Diagnosis
Therapeutics

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  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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A male with progressive lower extremity weakness and monoclonal gammopathy. / Mansoor, Simin; Bertorini, Tulio.

In: Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease, Vol. 14, No. 4, 01.06.2013, p. 194-203.

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