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Quantitative Sudomotor Axon Reflex and Related Tests

Phillip A. Low

in Clinical Neurophysiology

Third edition

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print April 2009 | ISBN: 9780195385113
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322770 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195385113.003.0036

Series: Contemporary Neurology Series

Quantitative Sudomotor Axon Reflex and Related Tests

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The application of noninvasive, sensitive, quantitative, and dynamic tests of sudomotor function enhances significantly our ability to quantitate one aspect of the autonomic deficit. The QSART has an important role in clinical applications to better definition of the course of neuropathy, its response to treatment, and further exploration of sudomotor physiology.

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Subjects: Neurology

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