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This nationwide cohort study evaluates seizure responses to immunotherapy and antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in patients with anti-leucine-rich glioma-inactivated 1 (LGI1), anti-NMDA receptor (NMDAR), and anti-gamma-aminobutyric-acid B receptor (GABA[B] R) …

 




Clinical review Autoimmune encephalitis in the elderly: who to test and what to test for Sophie Behrman1, Belinda Lennox2 Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, UK Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Correspondence to Dr Sophie Behrman, Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK; sophie.behrman{at}oxfordhealth.nhs.uk Footnotes Contributors SB and BL agreed the content and structure of the paper. SB drafted the text that was reviewed and revised by BL. Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors. Competing interests None declared. Patient consent for publication Not required. Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed. Data availability statement There are no data in this work. View Full Text Statistics from Altmetric.com View Full Text Footnotes Contributors SB and BL agreed the content and structure of the paper. SB drafted the text that was reviewed and revised by BL. Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors. Competing interests None declared. Patient consent for publication Not required. Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed. Data availability statement There are no data in this work. Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways. Copyright information: © Author(s) (or their employer(s)) 2019. No commercial re-use. See rights and permissions. Published by BMJ. Read the full text or download the PDF: Subscribe Log in

 




Objective:The authors examined and compared the clinical presentation of CSF positive and negative N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) antibody.Methods:The investigators performed

 




The Foundation was pleased to sponsor two prizes for the best abstracts in Autoimmune Encephalitis at the recent Conference of the CNSF in Montreal, June …Read More…

 




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