Neurology Rare Disease Resources
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Peripheral Nervous System Involvement in Neurosarcoidosis: Categorization, Diagnosis, and Treatment Challenges

Peripheral nervous system (PNS) involvement occurs in about 15% to 20% of neurosarcoidosis cases and can be categorized as large-fiber neuropathy (LFN), small-fiber neuropathy (SFN), or myopathy. LFN...
CURATED BY: Tanya Geist,
RPA-C

Muscle Biopsies Crucial for Diagnosing Neuromuscular Disorders Despite Non-Invasive Advances

Muscle biopsies, though less common today, are crucial for diagnosing neuromuscular disorders. They are particularly valuable for patients with muscle...
CURATED BY:
Tanya Geist,
RPA-C

Inherited Neuropathies: Causes, Symptoms, and Emerging Treatments for GAN, CMT, and ATTRv

Inherited neuropathies, such as giant axonal neuropathy (GAN), Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), and hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis (ATTRv), are key causes of...
CURATED BY:
Tanya Geist,
RPA-C

Amyloidosis: Rare Protein Disorder Affecting Multiple Organs, Needs Complex Diagnosis and Treatment

Amyloidosis is a rare disorder where proteins misfold and deposit as amyloid fibrils, causing tissue damage and dysfunction. Symptoms vary...
CURATED BY:
Tanya Geist,
RPA-C

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