Eaton-Lambert syndrome

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Noun1.Eaton-Lambert syndrome - a disease seen in patients with lung cancer and characterized by weakness and fatigue of hip and thigh muscles and an aching back; caused by antibodies directed against the neuromuscular junctions
disease of the neuromuscular junction - a disease characterized by impairment of neuromuscular junctions
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The initial assessment by the consulting neurology team was that of Miller Fischer variant of Guillain-Barre syndrome and Eaton-Lambert syndrome or acute motor axonal neuropathy.
Symptoms of botulism are similar to other conditions affecting the central nervous system, and botulism may be misdiagnosed as Guillain-Barre syndrome, myasthenia gravis, Eaton-Lambert syndrome, stroke syndromes, or tick paralysis (1,19).