The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Newsletter


The diagnosis of anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR)
encephalitis relies on the detection of NMDAR IgG autoantibodies in the
serum or cerebrospinal fluid of symptomatic patients. Commercial kits are
available that allow NMDAR IgG autoantibodies …


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Anti-NMDAR encephalitis in infants and toddlers clinically presents with movement disorders, developmental regression, and abnormal behaviors. Interestingly, this group had a higher proportion of patients after viral encephalitis, which is regarded as the only risk factor for poor outcomes.


Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis patients demonstrate characteristic multistage progression and movement disorders, which are analogous to hystero-epilepsy in Jean-Martin Charcot’s Tuesday Lessons.


Kerry Wallen began to display strange behaviour: confusion, repeating herself, showing signs of memory loss. Here’s what doctors discovered.


Palilalia as a prominent feature of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis in a woman with COVID-19


Anti-NMDA antibody encephalitis should not be ignored by gynecologists whose role in management is central.


Objective:To compare clinical, diagnostic, management, and outcome factors in children with anti–N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis and a history of herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE…


Clinical Neurophysiology Available online 31 March 2021 Letter to the Editor Oculomotor artefacts mimic extreme deltabrush EEG features of autoimmune anti NMDA receptor encephalitis Author links open overlay panel Show more Share Cite View full text © 2021 International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.


This study evaluates residual fatigue and cognitive defects in patients after leucine-rich glioma-inactivated 1 antibody encephalitis.