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ALLMedicine™ Encephalitis Center

Research & Reviews  6,027 results

Children suspected of having intracranial infection with normal brain magnetic resonanc...
Brain & Development; Song X, Ma J et. al.

Jan 20th, 2022 - To confirm whether encephalitis due to unknown causes but with normal brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be associated with the myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) antibody. We retrospectively analyzed and summarized the characterist...

Selective estrogen receptor modulators limit alphavirus infection by targeting the vira...
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Mudgal R, Bharadwaj C et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - Alphaviruses cause animal or human diseases that are characterized by febrile illness, debilitating arthralgia, or encephalitis. Selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs), a class of FDA-approved drugs, have been shown to possess antiviral ac...

Assessment of the YKL-40 concentration in patients with tick-borne encephalitis.
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases; Czupryna P, Kulczyńka-Przybik A et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) is a viral infection of the central nervous system (CNS) caused by tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV). It might take several clinical courses such as: meningitis, meningoencephalitis or meningoencephalomyelitis. The...

Defining a risk area for tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in a country where TBE is emergi...
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases; Geeraedts F, Wertenbroek A et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - TBE is an emerging infectious disease in the Netherlands since July 2016, and risk areas have not been defined yet. Until October 2020 twelve autochthonous cases of TBE have been identified. In six of these cases transmission of TBE virus likely o...

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Guidelines  4 results

Case definitions, diagnostic algorithms, and priorities in encephalitis: consensus stat...
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Venkatesan A, Tunkel AR et. al.

Jul 19th, 2013 - Encephalitis continues to result in substantial morbidity and mortality worldwide. Advances in diagnosis and management have been limited, in part, by a lack of consensus on case definitions, standardized diagnostic approaches, and priorities for ...

Toxoplasmosis in pregnancy: prevention, screening, and treatment.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Paquet C, Yudin MH et. al.

Jan 25th, 2013 - One of the major consequences of pregnant women becoming infected by Toxoplasma gondii is vertical transmission to the fetus. Although rare, congenital toxoplasmosis can cause severe neurological or ocular disease (leading to blindness), as well a...

Management of suspected viral encephalitis in children - Association of British Neurolo...
The Journal of Infection; Kneen R, Michael BD et. al.

Nov 29th, 2011 - In the 1980s the outcome of patients with herpes simplex encephalitis was shown to be dramatically improved with aciclovir treatment. Delays in starting treatment, particularly beyond 48 h after hospital admission, are associated with a worse prog...

Japanese encephalitis vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunizati...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Fischer M, Lindsey N et. al.

Mar 13th, 2010 - This report updates the 1993 recommendations by CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding the prevention of Japanese encephalitis (JE) among travelers (CDC. Inactivated Japanese encephalitis virus vaccine: recommendations...

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Drugs  21 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  83 results

QIAstat-Dx® Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel Performance Evaluation Study

Dec 13th, 2021 - This multicenter study aims to evaluate the performance of QIAstat-Dx Meningitis/Encephalitis (ME) Panel with another validated comparator method.

QIAstat-Dx® Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel Performance Evaluation Study

Dec 10th, 2021 - This multicenter study aims to evaluate the performance of QIAstat-Dx Meningitis/Encephalitis (ME) Panel with another validated comparator method.

Brainstem Dysfunction in COVID-19 Critically Ill Patients: a Prospective Observational Study

Dec 9th, 2021 - The recent development of the pandemic due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus has showed that a substantial proportion of patients developed a severe condition requiring critical care, notably because of acute respiratory distress syndrome requiring mechanic...

Safety and Effectiveness of Live Zoster Vaccine in Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Users (VERVE Trial)

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Herpes zoster (HZ), also known as "shingles", is caused by reactivation and multiplication of the ubiquitous varicella zoster virus (VZV) that remains latent in everyone's sensory neurons following varicella, or "chickenpox". Among individuals who...

Cumulative Incidence of Autoimmune Encephalitides and Paraneoplastic Neurological Syndromes in Sweden

Nov 16th, 2021 - Methods: Identification of extended cohort: The extended cohort consists of all patients in Sweden tested for any neuronal antibody in serum or CSF between 2015 and 2019. Patients will be identified by the only five laboratories that perform tests...

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News  382 results

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors Correlate With Specific Neurologic Events

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Use of immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) was clearly associated with higher incidences of specific neurologic toxicities in a broad-based retrospective pharmacovigilance study, and clinicians need to monitor for these immune-related adverse even...

Bariatric Surgery an Epilepsy Risk Factor?

Dec 9th, 2021 - Bariatric surgery for weight loss is associated with a significantly increased risk for epilepsy, new research suggests. Although the epidemiologic study didn't address the potential mechanisms underlying the link between the surgery and epilepsy ...

Guillain-Barre Risk Up Slightly After Shingrix

Nov 1st, 2021 - Risk of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) increased slightly after receiving the recombinant zoster vaccine (RZV; Shingrix), Medicare claims data showed. In the 42 days after vaccination, researchers found approximately three excess GBS cases per mill...

Rash in an immunocompromised patient
MDedge Family Medicine;

Oct 27th, 2021 - The patient’s history and presentation, as well as a positive varicella zoster virus (VZV) culture of vesicular fluid, led to a diagnosis of disseminated herpes zoster (DHZ). The patient’s laboratory studies were remarkable for mild lymphopenia, t.

West Nile Virus Cases Climbing in Colorado

Oct 11th, 2021 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — West Nile virus infections and deaths are both up in Colorado from last year, and there have been more cases so far than at any point since 2016, according to data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and En...

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Patient Education  21 results see all →