Magnus Vrethem

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Borrelia-specific interferon-gamma and interleukin-4 secretion in cerebrospinal fluid and blood during Lyme borreliosis in humans: association with clinical outcome
    Mona Widhe
    Divisions of Clinical Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Infect Dis 189:1881-91. 2004
  2. doi request reprint IgA antibodies against tissue transglutaminase, endomysium and gliadin in idiopathic polyneuropathy
    M Vrethem
    Division of Neurology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 127:109-15. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A patient with both narcolepsy and multiple sclerosis in association with Pandemrix vaccination
    Magnus Vrethem
    Division of Neurology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, County Council of Ostergotland, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Neurol Sci 321:89-91. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Cytokine mapping in cerebrospinal fluid and blood in multiple sclerosis patients without oligoclonal bands
    M Vrethem
    Department of Neurology, Division of Neuroscience, Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Mult Scler 18:669-73. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Painful polyneuropathy in patients with and without diabetes: clinical, neurophysiologic, and quantitative sensory characteristics
    Magnus Vrethem
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Linkoping, Linkoping, Sweden
    Clin J Pain 18:122-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Chronic symptoms are common in patients with neuroborreliosis -- a questionnaire follow-up study
    M Vrethem
    Division of Neurology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden, Division of Neurophysiology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 106:205-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma homocysteine levels without signs of vitamin B12 deficiency in patients with multiple sclerosis assessed by blood and cerebrospinal fluid homocysteine and methylmalonic acid
    M Vrethem
    Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Division of Neurology and Neurophysiology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Mult Scler 9:239-45. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of cerebrospinal fluid IgA and IgG in multiple sclerosis
    Magnus Vrethem
    Divisions of Neurology and Neurophysiology, Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Linkoping University Hospital, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Mult Scler 10:469-71. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Polyneuropathy associated with IgM vs IgG monoclonal gammopathy: comparison between clinical and electrophysiological findings
    M Vrethem
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:52-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Polyneuropathy, with and without neurogenic pain, and its impact on daily life activities--a descriptive study
    Gunilla M Liedberg
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Linkiping University, Norrkiping, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 31:1402-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Borrelia-specific interferon-gamma and interleukin-4 secretion in cerebrospinal fluid and blood during Lyme borreliosis in humans: association with clinical outcome
    Mona Widhe
    Divisions of Clinical Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Infect Dis 189:1881-91. 2004
    ..The present data suggest that an initial IFN- gamma response, followed by up-regulation of IL-4, is associated with nonchronic manifestations, whereas a persistent IFN- gamma response may lead to chronic Lyme borreliosis...
  2. doi request reprint IgA antibodies against tissue transglutaminase, endomysium and gliadin in idiopathic polyneuropathy
    M Vrethem
    Division of Neurology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 127:109-15. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint A patient with both narcolepsy and multiple sclerosis in association with Pandemrix vaccination
    Magnus Vrethem
    Division of Neurology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, County Council of Ostergotland, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Neurol Sci 321:89-91. 2012
    ..The genetic susceptibility in this patient makes it tempting to speculate upon an immune-mediated mechanism and a common etiology for both diseases in this patient...
  4. doi request reprint Cytokine mapping in cerebrospinal fluid and blood in multiple sclerosis patients without oligoclonal bands
    M Vrethem
    Department of Neurology, Division of Neuroscience, Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Mult Scler 18:669-73. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Painful polyneuropathy in patients with and without diabetes: clinical, neurophysiologic, and quantitative sensory characteristics
    Magnus Vrethem
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Linkoping, Linkoping, Sweden
    Clin J Pain 18:122-7. 2002
    ..To study pain characteristics and peripheral nerve involvement in patients with painful diabetic and nondiabetic polyneuropathy in comparison with patients with non-painful polyneuropathy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chronic symptoms are common in patients with neuroborreliosis -- a questionnaire follow-up study
    M Vrethem
    Division of Neurology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden, Division of Neurophysiology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 106:205-8. 2002
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the existence and kind of persistent symptoms in patients previously treated because of neurological symptoms as a result of neuroborreliosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma homocysteine levels without signs of vitamin B12 deficiency in patients with multiple sclerosis assessed by blood and cerebrospinal fluid homocysteine and methylmalonic acid
    M Vrethem
    Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Division of Neurology and Neurophysiology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Mult Scler 9:239-45. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate if multiple sclerosis (MS) is associated with vitamin B12 (cobalamin) deficiency...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of cerebrospinal fluid IgA and IgG in multiple sclerosis
    Magnus Vrethem
    Divisions of Neurology and Neurophysiology, Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Linkoping University Hospital, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Mult Scler 10:469-71. 2004
    ..The retrospective experimental design allowed an unusually long follow-up time, but it also had the disadvantages of such a study. Thus the results warrant a prospective study to verify the prognostic vale of CSF IgA in MS...
  9. doi request reprint Polyneuropathy associated with IgM vs IgG monoclonal gammopathy: comparison between clinical and electrophysiological findings
    M Vrethem
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:52-7. 2010
    ..We aimed at making a comparison between clinical and neurophysiological findings in these two conditions...
  10. doi request reprint Polyneuropathy, with and without neurogenic pain, and its impact on daily life activities--a descriptive study
    Gunilla M Liedberg
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Linkiping University, Norrkiping, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 31:1402-8. 2009
    ..The aim was to investigate disability reported in daily activities and quality of life in patients with polyneuropathy, with and without neurogenic pain...
  11. pmc Myelin protein zero is naturally processed in the B cells of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance of immunoglobulin M isotype: aberrant triggering of a patient's T cells
    Eva Hellqvist
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Cell Biology, Linkoping University, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Haematologica 95:627-36. 2010
    ..We analyzed protein zero-specific B cells, as antigen-presenting cells, and their capacity to activate T helper cells...
  12. pmc Clinical, diagnostic and immunological characteristics of patients with possible neuroborreliosis without intrathecal Ig-synthesis against Borrelia antigen in the cerebrospinal fluid
    Magnus Vrethem
    Division of Neurology and Neurophysiology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Hospital, Linkoping
    Neurol Int 3:e2. 2011
    ..PCR did not reveal any Borrelia antigen in CSF. The diagnosis and treatment of possible but not confirmed neuroborreliosis is a clinical challenge. The clinical response to treatment may be the best option in these cases...
  13. ncbi request reprint Occupational determinants of cryptogenic polyneuropathy
    Martin Tondel
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Neuroepidemiology 26:187-94. 2006
    ..The aim was to investigate different occupational and leisure time exposures as determinants for cryptogenic polyneuropathy...
  14. pmc Cytokines in Lyme borreliosis: lack of early tumour necrosis factor-alpha and transforming growth factor-beta1 responses are associated with chronic neuroborreliosis
    Mona Widhe
    Division of Clinical Immunology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Immunology 107:46-55. 2002
    ..High serum levels of TGF-beta1 probably mirror an anti-inflammatory response, which might play a role in controlling the systemic immune response...
  15. pmc Association between change in normal appearing white matter metabolites and intrathecal inflammation in natalizumab-treated multiple sclerosis
    Johan Mellergård
    Neurology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Neuroscience, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e44739. 2012
    ..Furthermore, it is not known whether intrathecal levels of inflammatory or neurodegenerative markers are associated with development of pathology in NAWM...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cryptogenic polyneuropathy: clinical and neurophysiological findings
    Jonas Lindh
    Section of Neurology, Department of Internal Medicine, Ryhov County Hospital, Jonkoping, Sweden
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 10:31-7. 2005
    ..Cryptogenic polyneuropathy is a slowly progressive sensorimotor nerve lesion of mainly axonal type. Men are more often affected than women. Most patients have a minor or moderate severe polyneuropathy...