Isaacs' syndrome is an unusual and rare neurological condition characterized by stiffness and spasms of the skeletal muscle. It is an autoimmune disorder with autoantibodies directed against the peripheral nerve voltage-gated potassium channels. This article reviews the clinical and laboratory features, pathogenesis, and treatment of Isaacs' syndrome.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences|
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 2014|
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