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Debré-Marie syndrome I

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A pathological condition in which initial fever is followed by oedema and polyneuritis involving all four extremities, with dropping of the hands and feet, walking difficulty, and amyotrophy. Normal cerebrospinal fluid.


  • J. Marie, et al:
    Sur un syndrome neuro-oedemateux épidémique décrit avec M. Robert Debré.
    Bulletins et memoires de la Société medicale des hôpitaux de Paris, 1941-1942, 57: 304-315.

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