Combined central and peripheral demyelination: A case report and literature review

  • Hamza Nouha Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Hdiji Olfa Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Farhat Nouha Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Feki Sawsan Department of Immunology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Sakka Salma Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Hajkacem Hanen Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Dammak Mariem Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
  • Mhiri Chokri Department of Neurology, Habib Bourguiba Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
Keywords: Demyelinating Diseases, Multiple Sclerosis, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy, Plasma Exchange, Neurofascin

Abstract

Combined central and peripheral demyelination: A case report and literature review

References

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Published
2019-02-21
How to Cite
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Nouha H, Olfa H, Nouha F, Sawsan F, Salma S, Hanen H, Mariem D, Chokri M. Combined central and peripheral demyelination: A case report and literature review. Iran J Neurol. 18(1):35-37.
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