Eaton-Lambert syndrome: a clinical and electrophysiological study of a patient treated with 4-aminopyridine.


Journal Article

In a patient with the Eaton-Lambert syndrome, 4-aminopyridine produced temporary improvement of clinical and electromyographic abnormalities. Application of the drug in vitro to intercostal muscle from the patient produced an increase in the evoked release of neurotransmitter from intramuscular nerves.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sanders, DB; Kim, YI; Howard, JF; Goetsch, CA

Published Date

  • November 1, 1980

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 43 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 978 - 985

PubMed ID

  • 6255102

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6255102

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3050

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/jnnp.43.11.978


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England