Chronic demyelinating polyneuropathy associated with eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome

Freimer, M L; Glass, J D; Chaudhry, V; Tyor, W R; Cornblath, D R; Griffin, J W; Kuncl, R W
May 1992
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;May1992, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p352
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