Tag: Syndrome of Korsakoff

  • Peripheral neuropathy

    Peripheral neuropathy

    1- Ethyl Polyneuropathy: direct toxicity of alcohol; vitamin deficiency B1 (thiamine), B6 (pyridoxine), PP (niacin) and folate. Sensorimotor the lower limbs. Abolition of the Achilles contrasting with a vivacity of patella (at first). No Korsakoff syndrome sphincter disorders. retrobulbar optic neuropathy; increased GGT and MCV. 2- Toxic neuropathies: * Lead: mainly motor impairment; beginner multiple…