Q&A With Richard Lewis, MD, FAAN, of Cedars Sinai: Misdiagnosing CIDP

Sometimes symptoms of CIDP can closely resemble those of other conditions. In light of this it is important for doctors to take a closer look to ensure a proper diagnosis is made.

Sometimes symptoms of CIDP can closely resemble those of other conditions. In light of this it is important for doctors to take a closer look to ensure a proper diagnosis is made.

Richard Lewis, MD, FAAN, from Cedars Sinai discussed why the condition can be misdiagnosed and what doctors can do better during the diagnsosis process to help ensure their patient's health during the American Academy of Neurology's annual meeting in Washington DC.