Linezolid-Associated Neurologic Adverse Events in Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis, France
Marie Jaspard , Nathalie Butel, Najoua El Helali, Dhiba Marigot-Outtandy, Helene Guillot, Gilles Peytavin, Nicolas Veziris, Bahram Bodaghi, Philippe Flandre, Gregoire Petitjean, Eric Caumes, and Valerie Pourcher
Author affiliations: Sorbonne Université, Paris, France (M. Jaspard, H. Guillot, N. Veziris, B. Bodaghi, E. Caumes, V. Pourcher); Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpitaux Universitaires Pitié-Salpêtrière Charles Foix, Paris (M. Jaspard, H. Guillot, E. Caumes, V. Pourcher); Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris (N. Butel, B. Bodaghi); Groupe Hospitalier Paris Saint Joseph, Paris (N. El Helali, G. Petitjean); Bligny Medical Center, Briis sous Forges, France (D. Marigot-Outtandy); Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpital Bichat-Claude Bernard, Paris (G. Peytavin); Université Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Paris (G. Peytavin); Assistance Publique–Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpitaux Universitaires de l’Est Parisien, Paris (N. Veziris); Institut Pierre Louis Institute d’Épidémiologie et de Santé Publique, Paris (P. Flandre, E. Caumes, V. Pourcher)
Figure 2. Peripheral neuropathy occurrence and evolution among the 57 patients who received linezolid for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis during 2011 and 2016, France. EMG, electromyelogram; NCV, nerve-conduction velocity testing; TB, tuberculosis.
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