Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus

Sana L. Bloch, Mark P. Jarrett, Michael L. Swerdlow, Arthur I. Grayzel

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

A patient presented with bilateral brachial plexus neuropathy which 2 weeks later evolved into a polyneuropathy involving all four extremities. On further investigation, the patient was found to have systemic lupus erythematosus. Treatment with steroids was accompanied by complete resolution of the neurologic findings.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1633-1634
Number of pages2
JournalNeurology
Volume29
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1979

Fingerprint

Brachial Plexus Neuropathies
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Polyneuropathies
Neurologic Manifestations
Extremities
Steroids
Therapeutics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

Cite this

Bloch, S. L., Jarrett, M. P., Swerdlow, M. L., & Grayzel, A. I. (1979). Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus. Neurology, 29(12), 1633-1634.

Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus. / Bloch, Sana L.; Jarrett, Mark P.; Swerdlow, Michael L.; Grayzel, Arthur I.

In: Neurology, Vol. 29, No. 12, 1979, p. 1633-1634.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bloch, SL, Jarrett, MP, Swerdlow, ML & Grayzel, AI 1979, 'Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus', Neurology, vol. 29, no. 12, pp. 1633-1634.
Bloch, Sana L. ; Jarrett, Mark P. ; Swerdlow, Michael L. ; Grayzel, Arthur I. / Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus. In: Neurology. 1979 ; Vol. 29, No. 12. pp. 1633-1634.
@article{9b9054ed67864e20964db94f1a305145,
title = "Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus",
abstract = "A patient presented with bilateral brachial plexus neuropathy which 2 weeks later evolved into a polyneuropathy involving all four extremities. On further investigation, the patient was found to have systemic lupus erythematosus. Treatment with steroids was accompanied by complete resolution of the neurologic findings.",
author = "Bloch, {Sana L.} and Jarrett, {Mark P.} and Swerdlow, {Michael L.} and Grayzel, {Arthur I.}",
year = "1979",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "29",
pages = "1633--1634",
journal = "Neurology",
issn = "0028-3878",
publisher = "Lippincott Williams and Wilkins",
number = "12",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Brachial plexus neuropathy as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus

AU - Bloch, Sana L.

AU - Jarrett, Mark P.

AU - Swerdlow, Michael L.

AU - Grayzel, Arthur I.

PY - 1979

Y1 - 1979

N2 - A patient presented with bilateral brachial plexus neuropathy which 2 weeks later evolved into a polyneuropathy involving all four extremities. On further investigation, the patient was found to have systemic lupus erythematosus. Treatment with steroids was accompanied by complete resolution of the neurologic findings.

AB - A patient presented with bilateral brachial plexus neuropathy which 2 weeks later evolved into a polyneuropathy involving all four extremities. On further investigation, the patient was found to have systemic lupus erythematosus. Treatment with steroids was accompanied by complete resolution of the neurologic findings.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0018603840&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0018603840&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

C2 - 574230

AN - SCOPUS:0018603840

VL - 29

SP - 1633

EP - 1634

JO - Neurology

JF - Neurology

SN - 0028-3878

IS - 12

ER -