The majority of the cases studied (16 out of the 18) also had motor and sensory cranial nerve involvement, causing paralysis of some of the eye muscles (ophthalmoplegia), difficulty swallowing, difficulty articulating words and, rarely, respiratory muscle weakness. These symptoms were constant in some people, but for others the symptoms came and went.
In general, CANOMAD syndrome tends to have a chronic course that often extends over decades.
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