TITLE

Anti-GQ1b IgG antibody syndrome without ophthalmoplegia: clinical and immunological features

AUTHOR(S)
MADDISON, P.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Aug2001, p282
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66345672

 

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