Nerve ultrasound in a case of chronic inflammatory demyelinating neuropathy
Muscle & Nerve, 08/16/2012
Kerasnoudis A – The case report highlights the importance of sonography in the localization and recognition of focal nerve enlargements in patients with Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP. This method could be a helpful tool in the diagnosis of conduction block in CIDP, especially in cases where a nerve segment cannot be explored easily with the inching technique. Systematic data are needed to confirm this observation.