Polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal protein, skin changes (POEMS) syndrome complicated by ischemic stroke: A case report

  • Reza Boostani Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
  • Zahra Baghestani Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
Keywords: POEMS Syndrome, Brain Ischemia, Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor

Abstract

Polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal protein, skin changes (POEMS) syndrome complicated by ischemic stroke: A case report

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Published
2018-04-12
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Boostani R, Baghestani Z. Polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal protein, skin changes (POEMS) syndrome complicated by ischemic stroke: A case report. IJNL. 17(2):95-6.
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