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Frontiers | Clinical Characteristics and Follow-Up of Seizures in Children With Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis | Neurology

Frontiers | Clinical Characteristics and Follow-Up of Seizures in Children With Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Objective: To analyze the seizure characteristics of children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis.Methods: This was a retrospective analysis of 50 children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2019.Results: Fifty children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis were included in this study,...
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Call for Abstracts and Society Prize Submissions for the Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Prize 2022.

Call for Abstracts and Society Prize Submissions for the Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Prize 2022. | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Once again, the Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation (CNSF) is calling for submissions of Abstracts and Society prize submissions by or before 31 January 2022. The ...Read More...
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Pediatric Autoimmune Encephalitis Following COVID-19 Infection

Pediatric Autoimmune Encephalitis Following COVID-19 Infection | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Similar to the pathogenesis of autoimmune disease, SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infection has been shown to be associated with dysregulated and persistent inflammatory reactions and production of some antibodies.
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Caution Regarding Conclusions about COVID‐19 Vaccine and Encephalitis - Wiznitzer - - Annals of Neurology

Caution Regarding Conclusions about COVID‐19 Vaccine and Encephalitis - Wiznitzer - - Annals of Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
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A video-based discussion of movement disorders in paediatric anti NMDAR encephalitis: A case series from Eastern India

A video-based discussion of movement disorders in paediatric anti NMDAR encephalitis: A case series from Eastern India | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
MDs are a core feature of anti NMDAR encephalitis, particularly in the paediatric age group, understanding and characterization of which, is the key to early diagnosis and effective therapy.
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Autoimmune Encephalitis and Autoantibodies: A Review of Clinical Implications | The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine | Oxford Academic

Autoimmune Encephalitis and Autoantibodies: A Review of Clinical Implications | The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine | Oxford Academic | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
AbstractBackground. Autoimmune encephalitis (AE) is a common cause of encephalitis.We review the most recent evidence on this neuroimmune condition and autoant...
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Clinical Sensitivity, Specificity, and Predictive Value of Neural Antibody Testing for Autoimmune Encephalitis | The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine | Oxford Academic

Clinical Sensitivity, Specificity, and Predictive Value of Neural Antibody Testing for Autoimmune Encephalitis | The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine | Oxford Academic | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
A plethora of antibodies against neural antigens have emerged as biomarkers of autoimmune encephalitis.This has led to a rise in neural antibody testing among...
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The Spectrum of Movement Disorders in Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor (NMDAR) Encephalitis Both in Children and Adults: An Experience From a Single Tertiary Care Center

The Spectrum of Movement Disorders in Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor (NMDAR) Encephalitis Both in Children and Adults: An Experience From a Single Tertiary Care Center | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis is a form of autoimmune encephalitis. The characteristic clinical features include seizure, psychosis-like symptoms, abnormal movements, and autonomic disturbances.
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Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Associated With an Ovarian T... : Journal of Psychiatric Practice®

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Associated With an Ovarian T... : Journal of Psychiatric Practice® | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
We report an unusual case of a 27-year-old previously healthy female who presented with a 15-day his...
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Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis: A Challenge in Psychiatric... : Journal of Psychiatric Practice®

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis: A Challenge in Psychiatric... : Journal of Psychiatric Practice® | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate (anti-NMDA) receptor encephalitis is a condition that was only identified...
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Olfactory impairment in autoimmune encephalitis: another piece of the puzzle

Olfactory impairment in autoimmune encephalitis: another piece of the puzzle | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Background Despite being long neglected, olfaction has recently become a focus of intense research in neuroscience, as smell impairment has been consistently documented in both neurodegenerative and neuroinflammatory diseases.
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Residual symptoms and long-term outcomes after all-cause autoimmune encephalitis in adults - ScienceDirect

Residual symptoms and long-term outcomes after all-cause autoimmune encephalitis in adults - ScienceDirect | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
To evaluate residual symptoms after all-cause autoimmune encephalitis in a real-life outpatient setting and compare long-term outcome measures. A seco…
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Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis in the Netherlands, Focusing on Late-Onset Patients and Antibody Test Accuracy | Neurology Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation

Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis in the Netherlands, Focusing on Late-Onset Patients and Antibody Test Accuracy | Neurology Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Except for the high frequency of patients in the age ≥45 years, our cohort showed no discrepancies compared with other NMDAR cohorts.2,4 A fifth of our patients would be considered late-onset anti-NMDAR encephalitis compared with only 5% in earlier reports.4 As the differential diagnosis in...
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Frontiers | Autoimmune Encephalitis in Long-Standing Schizophrenia: A Case Report | Neurology

Frontiers | Autoimmune Encephalitis in Long-Standing Schizophrenia: A Case Report | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-NMDA Antibody (Ab) mediated encephalitis is an autoimmune disorder involving the production of antibodies against NMDA receptors (NMDAR; N-Methyl-D-aspartate receptors) in the central nervous system (CNS) that leads to neurological or psychiatric dysfunction.
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Africa’s shortfall in neurologists needs to be addressed to help people with brain disorders –

Africa’s shortfall in neurologists needs to be addressed to help people with brain disorders – | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
A critical shortfall in neurologists in Africa must be addressed in order to meet the health needs of patients with disorders that affect the brain, n...
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“Atypical psychoses” and anti‐NMDA receptor encephalitis: A review of literature in the mid‐twentieth century - Komagamine - - Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences

“Atypical psychoses” and anti‐NMDA receptor encephalitis: A review of literature in the mid‐twentieth century - Komagamine - - Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
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Frontiers | Case Report: Anti-LGI1 Encephalitis Following COVID-19 Vaccination | Immunology

Frontiers | Case Report: Anti-LGI1 Encephalitis Following COVID-19 Vaccination | Immunology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-leucine rich glioma inactivated 1 (LGI1) autoimmune encephalitis (AE) is characterized by cognitive impairment or rapid progressive dementia, psychiatric disorders, faciobrachial dystonic seizures (FBDS) and refractory hyponatremia.
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Clinical manifestations and immunomodulatory treatment experiences in psychiatric patients with suspected autoimmune encephalitis: a case series of 91 patients from Germany | Molecular Psychiatry

Clinical manifestations and immunomodulatory treatment experiences in psychiatric patients with suspected autoimmune encephalitis: a case series of 91 patients from Germany | Molecular Psychiatry | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Autoimmune encephalitis (AE) can rarely manifest as a predominantly psychiatric syndrome without overt neurological symptoms. This study’s aim was to characterize psychiatric patients with AE; therefore, anonymized data on patients with suspected AE with predominantly or isolated psychiatric...
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Clinical Significance of Delirium With Catatonic Signs in Patients With Neurological Disorders

Clinical Significance of Delirium With Catatonic Signs in Patients With Neurological Disorders | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Delirium is a common complication of neurological diseases, and it can coexist with catatonia. The recognition of catatonic delirium has clinical significance in terms of etiology, as it was significantly associated with viral and anti-NMDAR encephalitis.
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Pediatric anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis associated with COVID-19

Pediatric anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis associated with COVID-19 | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis is a clinical condition characterized by acute behavioral and mood changes, abnormal movements, autonomic instability, seizures, and encephalopathy.We describe a 7-year-old boy diagnosed with autoimmune encephalitis due to NMDAR antibody in associatio...
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Herpes simplex virus–1 encephalitis can trigger anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis: Case report - PMC

Herpes simplex virus–1 encephalitis can trigger anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis: Case report - PMC | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Relapsing symptoms post herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV) encephalitis (HSVE) usually occur a few weeks after viral therapy and represent either 1) a true viral relapse of HSVE (CSF PCR positive for HSV, new necrotic lesions on brain MRI, and response to acyclovir ...
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Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Masquerades as Psychosis: A... : Journal of Psychiatric Practice®

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Masquerades as Psychosis: A... : Journal of Psychiatric Practice® | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
A 28-year-old male patient with an unclear history of psychosis was admitted to the inpatient psychi...
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Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome in a Patient With Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis: Case Report and Review of Related Literature

Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome in a Patient With Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis: Case Report and Review of Related Literature | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti- NMDAR encephalitis patients are at risk for NMS due to antipsychotic intolerance and other interrelated pathophysiological mechanisms. The overlap between the signs and symptoms of anti-NMDAR encephalitis and NMS poses a diagnostic dilemma and warrants a careful investigation and management.
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Acute Psychosis Due to Anti-N-Methyl D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis Following COVID-19 Vaccination: A Case Report

Acute Psychosis Due to Anti-N-Methyl D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis Following COVID-19 Vaccination: A Case Report | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-N-methyl D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor (anti-NMDAR) encephalitis has been reported after SARS-CoV-2 infection, but not after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination.We report the first known case of anti-NMDAR encephalitis after SARS-CoV-2 immunization in a young female presenting with acute psychosis, highlight...
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Immunomodulation in the acute phase of autoimmune encephalitis - ScienceDirect

Immunomodulation in the acute phase of autoimmune encephalitis - ScienceDirect | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Autoimmune encephalitides constitute an emerging group of diseases for which the diagnosis and management may be challenging, and are usually associat…
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Sleep disturbances in patients with autoimmune encephalitis

Sleep disturbances in patients with autoimmune encephalitis | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
To review sleep complaints reported in patients with autoimmune encephalitis, explore the relationship between sleep disturbances and subtypes of autoimmune encephalitis, and leverage knowledge concerning antibody-antigen specificity to inform the receptors, ...
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