AntiNMDA
23.9K views | +2 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Nesrin Shaheen
Scoop.it!

Success Post Encephalitis – A New Identity – Volume 2

Success Post Encephalitis – A New Identity – Volume 2 | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
“What does success look like post encephalitis?” This is the second article in a series of interviews with survivors. I only asked one basic question and it’s been fun to see how this experience moves each of us in a unique way. When I attended my first Encephalitis Global survivors’ and caregivers’ conference, I met…
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nesrin Shaheen
Scoop.it!

Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis and other emerging autoimmune brain diseases - FluTrackers News and Information

Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis and other emerging autoimmune brain diseases - FluTrackers News and Information | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
RT @FluTrackers: Not So Rare But Rarely Diagnosed: From Demonic Possession to Anti-NMDA Receptor #Encephalitis https://t.co/37VSUDPNES h/t…
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nesrin Shaheen
Scoop.it!

Neuro Intensive Care Unit | Rebha Chalise | The University of Kansas Hospital | Kansas City, KS

Neuro Intensive Care Unit | Rebha Chalise | The University of Kansas Hospital | Kansas City, KS | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Rebha Chalise was an active, happy teenager pursuing a psychology degree at Oklahoma Christian University, but all of that changed rapidly one day in 2012. Numbness in her limbs, speech and motor skills deterioration were ruled out as migraine, stroke and meningitis. Eventually, her physician at a local hospital referred her to the neurology specialists at The University of Kansas Hospital where she was diagnosed with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis. Treatment required a medically induced coma and time in the neuro ICU.
No comment yet.