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Department of Neurology, Nowon Eulji Medical Center, Eulji University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Neurology, Samsung Medical center, School of Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea.
An infection is less likely to elicit chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) than Guillain-Barré syndrome. We here report a case of acute-onset CIDP following hepatitis A virus infection and briefly comment on the potential mechanisms regarding the induction and chronicity of autoimmunity after a viral infection.