UNIGE document Scientific Article
previous document  unige:24344  next document
add to browser collection
Title

Parsonage-Turner Syndrome rather than Zoster Neuritis?

Authors
Published in Case Reports in Neurology. 2011, vol. 3, no. 2, p. 165-71
Abstract We report the case of an 86-year-old man with acute left shoulder pain, followed by left limb monoparesis and a herpetic rash on the left upper limb and thoracic region. This situation presented a diagnostic challenge because of the simultaneity of symptoms attributable to Parsonage-Turner syndrome and herpes zoster neuropathy. A detailed clinical history, physical examination and electroneuromyography were essential to distinguish the neurological structures involved and to ascertain the diagnosis.
Identifiers
PMID: 21829402
Full text
Article (Published version) (655 Kb) - document accessible for UNIGE members only Limited access to UNIGE
Structures
Research group Acquisition de l'expertise médicale (662)
Citation
(ISO format)
GARIANI, Karim, MAGISTRIS, Michel, NENDAZ, Mathieu. Parsonage-Turner Syndrome rather than Zoster Neuritis?. In: Case Reports in Neurology, 2011, vol. 3, n° 2, p. 165-71. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:24344

287 hits

0 download

Update

Deposited on : 2012-12-05

Export document
Format :
Citation style :