Novel mechanisms in peripheral neuropathic pain

Patrick Carroll
2019 Swiss Archives of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychotherapy  
Autonomic failure, especially of the gastrointestinal tract, has been detected in a wide range of multiple sclerosis patients with very variable frequencies. Acute manifestations of gastrointestinal dysfunction, however, are rarely reported. We describe an multiple sclerosis patient with a relapsing form of acute paralytic ileus in the context of acute autonomic failure requiring surgery.
doi:10.4414/sanp.2019.03010 fatcat:64ixkzxdere4lozahlajzonpxm