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Autoimmune Encephalitis With Multiple Auto-Antibodies With Concomitant Human Herpesvirus-7 and Ovarian Teratoma: A Case Report

Autoimmune Encephalitis With Multiple Auto-Antibodies With Concomitant Human Herpesvirus-7 and Ovarian Teratoma: A Case Report | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Infectious etiologies and tumors are common triggers of autoimmune encephalitis. We herein reported a rare case of autoimmune encephalitis with multiple autoantibodies in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and serum, with concomitant human herpesvirus 7 (HHV-7) infection and ovarian teratoma.
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Frontiers | Autoimmune Encephalitis With Psychotic Manifestations and Cognitive Impairment Presenting as Schizophrenia: Case Report and Literature Review | Psychiatry

Frontiers | Autoimmune Encephalitis With Psychotic Manifestations and Cognitive Impairment Presenting as Schizophrenia: Case Report and Literature Review | Psychiatry | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Autoimmune encephalitis is characterized by mental and behavioral symptoms, seizures, and cognitive impairment. The presence of schizophrenia needs to be distinguished from that of autoimmune encephalitis.
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Autoimmune Encephalitis and Related Disorders of the Nervous System

Autoimmune Encephalitis and Related Disorders of the Nervous System | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Cambridge Core - Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience - Autoimmune Encephalitis and Related Disorders of the Nervous System...
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Immunopsychiatry: an update on autoimmune encephalitis for neuropsychiatrists: Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics: Vol 0, No 0

Immunopsychiatry: an update on autoimmune encephalitis for neuropsychiatrists: Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics: Vol 0, No 0 | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Autoimmune encephalitis (AIE) is a group of immune-mediated inflammatory processes of the brain with marked psychiatric features. Although relatively rare, they might offer difficult differential d...
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Low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and apolipoprotein A-I levels are associated with poor outcome and relapse in autoimmune encephalitis - ScienceDirect

Low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and apolipoprotein A-I levels are associated with poor outcome and relapse in autoimmune encephalitis - ScienceDirect | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Growing evidence suggests an association between dyslipidemia and autoimmune diseases.This study aimed to investigate the relationship between lipid …...
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Clinical Diagnosis of an Autoimmune Encephalitis Presented as a Manic Episode with Psychotic Symptoms: A Case Report

Clinical Diagnosis of an Autoimmune Encephalitis Presented as a Manic Episode with Psychotic Symptoms: A Case Report | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
<i>Introduction</i>. Autoimmune encephalitis is caused by antineuronal immune mechanisms. Its clinical presentation is heterogeneous and in many cases onset with psychiatric symptoms. Paraclinical criteria guide the approach; however, the challenge occurs when there are no detectable...
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What happens when your autoimmune encephalitis treatments aren't working?

What happens when your autoimmune encephalitis treatments aren't working? | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
While being diagnosed with autoimmune encephalitis (AE) in the first place is scary, failing treatments that normally give people their lives back is despairing. Recognition of the failure is slow. You’re told to hang tight and be patient for the immune system to adjust; but as months pass by...
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Antibody prevalence and immunotherapy response in Chinese pa... : Chinese Medical Journal

Antibody prevalence and immunotherapy response in Chinese pa... : Chinese Medical Journal | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Background: The scale assessment was helpful in predicting the presence of antibodies to autoimmu...
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Contemporary advances in anti-NMDAR antibody (Ab)-mediated encephalitis

Contemporary advances in anti-NMDAR antibody (Ab)-mediated encephalitis | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
The study of antibody (Ab)-mediated encephalitis has advanced dramatically since the discovery of antibodies directed against the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) in association with a unique neuro-psychiatric syndrome, over a decade-and-a-half ago.
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Low Recruitment in a Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Ocrelizumab for Autoimmune Encephalitis: A Case Series and Review of Lessons Learned

Low Recruitment in a Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Ocrelizumab for Autoimmune Encephalitis: A Case Series and Review of Lessons Learned | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Introduction Observational data suggest that B-cell-depleting therapies are effective for antibody-mediated autoimmune encephalitis. However, randomized controlled trials are needed. Here, we report challenges encountered in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial of ocrelizumab for autoimmune...
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Frontiers | Case Report: Triphasic Waves in a 9-Year-Old Girl With Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis | Neurology

Frontiers | Case Report: Triphasic Waves in a 9-Year-Old Girl With Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
BackgroundTriphasic waves (TWs) are mainly described in association with metabolic encephalopathy, especially hepatic encephalopathy. Now, as different conditions including non-metabolic and structural abnormalities have been reported to be associated with TWs, the presence of TWs becomes a...
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Frontiers | Case Report: Daratumumab in a Patient With Severe Refractory Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis | Neurology

Frontiers | Case Report: Daratumumab in a Patient With Severe Refractory Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis is the most common type of antibody mediated autoimmune encephalitis (AIE). Patients often develop neuropsychiatric symptoms and seizures, women are affected about four times more than men, and in about 50% the disease is associated with a neoplasia, especially...
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Paraneoplastic and Other Autoimmune Encephalitides: Antineuronal Antibodies, T Lymphocytes, and Questions of Pathogenesis.

Autoimmune and paraneoplastic encephalitides represent an increasingly recognized cause of devastating human illness as well as an emerging area of...
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Frontiers | Recurrence of Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis: A Cohort Study in Central China | Neurology

Frontiers | Recurrence of Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis: A Cohort Study in Central China | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
ObjectiveTo investigate factors that could impact or predict the probability of anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis recurrence in central China.MethodsFrom November 2014 to October 2020, observational data of anti-NMDAR encephalitis inpatients in our institution were collected...
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Frontiers | Red Flags: Clinical Signs for Identifying Autoimmune Encephalitis in Psychiatric Patients | Psychiatry

Frontiers | Red Flags: Clinical Signs for Identifying Autoimmune Encephalitis in Psychiatric Patients | Psychiatry | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Autoimmune mechanisms causing diverse psychiatric symptoms are increasingly recognized and brought about a paradigm shift in neuropsychiatry. Identification of underlying antibodies against neuronal ion channels or receptors led to the speculation that a number of patients go misdiagnosed with a...
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Detection of anti-NMDA receptor antibodies following BBIBP-CorV COVID-19 vaccination in a rituximab-treated person with multiple sclerosis presenting with manifestations of an acute relapse

Detection of anti-NMDA receptor antibodies following BBIBP-CorV COVID-19 vaccination in a rituximab-treated person with multiple sclerosis presenting with manifestations of an acute relapse | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis is a relatively unknown autoimmune entity. Scant reports of post-infection/vaccination anti-NMDAR encephalitis exist.We, hereby, reviewed the relevant cases and added to the literature a possible case of anti-NMDAR encephalitis following COVID...
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A woman thought she was in 'The Walking Dead' and acted like she was on PCP, but it was her immune system fighting a benign ovarian tumor | Business Insider India

A woman thought she was in 'The Walking Dead' and acted like she was on PCP, but it was her immune system fighting a benign ovarian tumor | Business Insider India | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
In "A Molecule Away from Madness," author Sara Manning Peskin recounts stories of brain function gone haywire.One chapter details the case of a woman who...
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Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen to Accept Award at Commitment to Cures on April 6 in Support of Brain Disease Research

Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen to Accept Award at Commitment to Cures on April 6 in Support of Brain Disease Research | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
/PRNewswire/ -- The American Brain Foundation's (ABF) annual Commitment to Cures gala will take place on April 6 in Seattle, WA to celebrate the researchers...
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Understanding Frequency, Age, and Sex Associations With Autoimmune Encephalitis Biomarkers: Amy Kunchok, MD

Understanding Frequency, Age, and Sex Associations With Autoimmune Encephalitis Biomarkers: Amy Kunchok, MD | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
The staff neurologist at Cleveland Clinic’s Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research discussed the results of a new study on age and sex as determinants of autoimmune encephalitis.[WATCH TIME: 3 minutes]...
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Frontiers | Autoimmune Encephalitis in the Philippines: A Scoping Review on the Treatment Gaps, Challenges, and Current State of Care | Neurology

Frontiers | Autoimmune Encephalitis in the Philippines: A Scoping Review on the Treatment Gaps, Challenges, and Current State of Care | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
ObjectivesWe reviewed the current health service delivery for individuals with Autoimmune Encephalitis (AE) in the Philippines and to identify the gaps and challenges in its management.MethodologyWe conducted a scoping review of pertinent literature AE in the Philippines using the Preferred...
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Psychotic and nonpsychotic mood disorders in 
autoimmune encephalitis: diagnostic issues and
 research implications

Psychotic and nonpsychotic mood disorders in 
autoimmune encephalitis: diagnostic issues and
 research implications | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Neuroimmunology and Neuroinflammation is an open access journal, with focuses on neuroimmunology and neuroinflammation research, and coverage extending to other basic and clinical studies related to neuroscience.
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Frontiers | Case Report: Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis Presenting With Catatonic Symptoms in an Adolescent Female Patient With a History of Traumatic Exposure | Psychiatry

Frontiers | Case Report: Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis Presenting With Catatonic Symptoms in an Adolescent Female Patient With a History of Traumatic Exposure | Psychiatry | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
IntroductionCatatonia is a severe syndrome associated with a high proportion of underlying organic conditions including autoimmune encephalitis. The link between catatonia and psychiatric conditions such as mood disorders and schizophrenia spectrum disorders is well established while the causative...
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Autoimmune Encephalitis and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autoimmune Encephalitis and Autism Spectrum Disorder | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
The concept of "acquired autism" refers to the hypothesis that amongst the massive heterogeneity that encompasses autism spectrum disorder (ASD) there may be several phenotypes that are neither syndromic nor innate.
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Frontiers | Risk Factors and Prognosis in Patients With Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation | Neurology

Frontiers | Risk Factors and Prognosis in Patients With Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation | Neurology | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
BackgroundMechanical ventilation (MV) is commonly used in anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis patients with serious conditions. However, little is known about the potential risk factors and long-term outcomes of anti-NMDAR encephalitis requiring MV, especially prolonged...
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Case Report: Overlapping Multiple Sclerosis With Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis: A Case Report and Review of Literature - PMC

Case Report: Overlapping Multiple Sclerosis With Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis: A Case Report and Review of Literature - PMC | AntiNMDA | Scoop.it
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis is an autoimmune disorder mediated by NMDAR antibodies, typically manifesting as behavioral complaints, psychosis, seizures, movement disorders, hypoventilation, and autonomic dysfunction.
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