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Case Reports in Anesthesiology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 407539, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/407539
Case Report

Idiopathic Peripheral Neuropathy Responsive to Sympathetic Nerve Blockade and Oral Clonidine

Department of Anesthesia, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA

Received 23 April 2012; Accepted 24 July 2012

Academic Editors: U. Buyukkocak, S. K. Dube, T. Ho, T. Horiguchi, C.-H. Hsing, and B. Tan

Copyright © 2012 Jenna L. Walters et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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