Simultaneous occurrence of neuralgic amyotrophy in three members of one family

Eur Neurol. 1980;19(5):316-9. doi: 10.1159/000115167.


3 cases are reported, where neuralgic amyotrophy occurred simultaneously in 3 members of one family, living in the same household. Despite the familial occurrence and the simultaneous onset, the clinical pictures were those of the common form of the neuralgic amyotrophy.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Brachial Plexus / pathology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Muscular Diseases / genetics*
  • Neuralgia / genetics*
  • Sex Factors
  • Shoulder