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Kinnier Wilson's puzzling features of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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Pre-eminent neurologist S.A. Kinnier Wilson’s posthumously published 1940 textbook ‘Neurology’ included a detailed clinicopathological account of the neurodegenerative disorder amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). In providing a comprehensive discussion of the breadth of the clinical heterogeneity, he highlighted five “puzzling features” that appear prescient of the modern recognition of ALS as a complex multisystem syndrome. The issues he raises span the areas of ongoing debate and active re...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1136/jnnp-2017-317217

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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BMJ Publishing Group
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Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry More from this journal
Volume:
89
Issue:
6
Pages:
657-666
Publication date:
2017-11-18
Acceptance date:
2017-10-19
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1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
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pubs:737397
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uuid:f5ac3cbd-7bdb-4414-9e9c-1c5819408893
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pubs:737397
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737397
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2017-10-20

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