Publisher: Springer; 1 edition (July 31, 1994)
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The neuromuscular ailments contain the problems of peripheral nerves, the neuromuscular junction, and muscle. either pre and post-synaptic parts of the neuromuscular junction might turn into ambitions of autoimmune assault in several ailments. This booklet addresses the immunologically mediated neuromuscular ailments, together with Guillain--Barré syndrome and different autoimmune neuropathies, the Lambert--Eaton myasthenic syndrome, myasthenia gravis, and the autoimmune illnesses of muscle. chapters are dedicated to the vasculitic and HIV-mediated neuromuscular ailments. The experimental versions of neuritis and myasthenia gravis are addressed in separate chapters. An introductory bankruptcy offers a basic heritage to autoimmunity. This booklet is an invaluable review for all neurologists, rheumatologists and immunologists either in study and scientific perform.