Fieke M Cox
Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- [A man with the combination of dry and wet beriberi]F M E Cox
Medisch Centrum Alkmaar
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:1347-50. 2006..With this approach, the patient recovered fully. Patients with beriberi have a good prognosis, particularly when the diagnosis is made at an early stage...
- Detecting dysphagia in inclusion body myositisF M Cox
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
J Neurol 256:2009-13. 2009..These questions are an appropriate means in selecting IBM patients for further investigation through VFS and eventual treatment...
- The heart in sporadic inclusion body myositis: a study in 51 patientsFieke M Cox
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
J Neurol 257:447-51. 2010..The prevalence of cardiac abnormalities in sIBM does not seem to be higher than would be expected in these elderly patients. Elevated CK-MB and cTnT levels are common, in contrast to cTnI, but do not reflect cardiac pathology...
- TREX1 mutations are not associated with sporadic inclusion body myositisF M Cox
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Eur J Neurol 17:1108-9. 2010..TREX1 gene mutations are associated with a large range of autoimmune diseases, such as systemic lupus erythematosus. We investigated whether mutations in the TREX1 gene were associated with sIBM...
- Magnetic resonance imaging of skeletal muscles in sporadic inclusion body myositisFieke M Cox
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Center, J3 R166, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:1153-61. 2011..To analyse whether MRI of upper and lower extremity muscles in a large patient group with sporadic IBM (sIBM) is of additional value in the diagnostic work-up of sIBM...
- A 12-year follow-up in sporadic inclusion body myositis: an end stage with major disabilitiesFieke M Cox
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
Brain 134:3167-75. 2011..Sporadic inclusion body myositis is a chronic progressive disorder, leading to major disabilities at the end stage of the disease due to extensive muscle weakness...