Case Report
Volume 3 Issue 7 - 2020
Relapse and Remission of Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndromes: One Case Report and Literature Review
Mengqi Zhang1, Jian Zheng2, Xiaojing Bai1, Ying Zhang1 and Hengbing Zu1*
1Department of Neurology, Jinshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
2Department of Radiology, Jinshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
*Corresponding Author: Hengbing Zu, Department of Neurology, Jinshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
Received: March 02, 2020; Published: June 29, 2020


Paraneoplastic neurologic syndromes (PNS) is a group of heterogeneous diseases that occurs in tumor patients and can affect the central nervous, peripheral nerve, neuromuscular junction and muscle. The diagnosis should exclude tumor metastasis, infection, metabolic and nutritional defects and side effects of tumor treatment. The cause of PNS is believed to be related to immune factors, such as anti-nervous system antigen antibodies and T-cell immune response. PNS can appear 5 years before the tumor appears, which has an important role in suggesting the occurrence of tumor. We report a PNS case which imaging improves but symptoms become volatile.

Keywords: Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndromes; Relapse-Remission; Sigmoid Colon Tubular Adenoma; Autoantibodies


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Citation: Hengbing Zu., et al. “Relapse and Remission of Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndromes: One Case Report and Literature Review”. EC Clinical and Medical Case Reports 3.7 (2020): 15-18.

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