Neurologic manifestations of gastrointestinal disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Although previously considered rare, neurologic manifestations of gastrointestinal diseases are increasingly recognized. Understanding of Whipple disease and gluten sensitivity is in transition and these conditions are becoming the province of neurologists. Recent improvements in diagnostic testing have improved our understanding and case finding for vitamin B12 deficiency. Many patients with these conditions present with neurologic manifestations alone. Therefore, these conditions are becoming the province of neurologists, and neurologic manifestations of gastrointestinal disease are becoming a more common part of neurologic practice.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Skeen, MB

Published Date

  • February 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 195 - vii

PubMed ID

  • 11754307

Pubmed Central ID

  • 11754307

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0733-8619

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0733-8619(03)00059-8


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States