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Autoimmunity may underlie newly discovered painful nerve-damage disorder

19:00 EST 7 Nov 2017 | AAAS

(Massachusetts General Hospital) An analysis of the medical records of patients treated at Massachusetts General Hospital for an often-mysterious condition involving damage to small nerve fibers supports the hypothesis that some cases are caused by autoimmune disease and also identifies the first effective treatment option.

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