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Research & Reviews  419 results

Clinical significance of Epstein-Barr virus in the cerebrospinal fluid of immunocompete...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clineuro.2021.106507
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery; Lee GH, Kim J et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based testing of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples has greatly facilitated the diagnosis of central nervous system (CNS) infections. However, the clinical significance of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) DNA in CSF of indiv...

Neuroinvasion of SARS-CoV-2 in human and mouse brain.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7808299
The Journal of Experimental Medicine; Song E, Zhang C et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Although COVID-19 is considered to be primarily a respiratory disease, SARS-CoV-2 affects multiple organ systems including the central nervous system (CNS). Yet, there is no consensus on the consequences of CNS infections. Here, we used three inde...

Expanding spectrum of opportunistic infections associated with dimethyl fumarate.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1352458520977132
Multiple Sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England); Kim T, Croteau D et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - Only progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is currently described in the dimethyl fumarate (DMF) prescribing information. To describe opportunistic infections (OIs), other than PML, reported in association with DMF. The FDA Adverse Even...

Cerebrovascular complications and vasculopathy in patients with herpes simplex virus ce...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jns.2020.117200
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Fan TH, Khoury J et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Herpes simplex viruses (HSV) are neurotropic and known to cause central nervous system (CNS) infections. We aimed to describe the clinical and imaging features of cerebrovascular complications in patients with HSV CNS infections. We reviewed recor...

Randomized Clinical Trial of 20% Mannitol Versus 3% Hypertonic Saline in Children With ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PCC.0000000000002557
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine : a Journal of the Socie... Rameshkumar R, Bansal A et. al.

Oct 1st, 2020 - Mannitol is a commonly used osmotherapy agent in raised intracranial pressure. However, the side effects of mannitol are significant. In traumatic brain injury (adult and pediatric), hypertonic saline (3%) shows varied results in comparison with 2...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  431 results

Clinical significance of Epstein-Barr virus in the cerebrospinal fluid of immunocompete...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clineuro.2021.106507
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery; Lee GH, Kim J et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based testing of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples has greatly facilitated the diagnosis of central nervous system (CNS) infections. However, the clinical significance of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) DNA in CSF of indiv...

Neuroinvasion of SARS-CoV-2 in human and mouse brain.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7808299
The Journal of Experimental Medicine; Song E, Zhang C et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Although COVID-19 is considered to be primarily a respiratory disease, SARS-CoV-2 affects multiple organ systems including the central nervous system (CNS). Yet, there is no consensus on the consequences of CNS infections. Here, we used three inde...

Expanding spectrum of opportunistic infections associated with dimethyl fumarate.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1352458520977132
Multiple Sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England); Kim T, Croteau D et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - Only progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is currently described in the dimethyl fumarate (DMF) prescribing information. To describe opportunistic infections (OIs), other than PML, reported in association with DMF. The FDA Adverse Even...

Cerebrovascular complications and vasculopathy in patients with herpes simplex virus ce...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jns.2020.117200
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Fan TH, Khoury J et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Herpes simplex viruses (HSV) are neurotropic and known to cause central nervous system (CNS) infections. We aimed to describe the clinical and imaging features of cerebrovascular complications in patients with HSV CNS infections. We reviewed recor...

Randomized Clinical Trial of 20% Mannitol Versus 3% Hypertonic Saline in Children With ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PCC.0000000000002557
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine : a Journal of the Socie... Rameshkumar R, Bansal A et. al.

Oct 1st, 2020 - Mannitol is a commonly used osmotherapy agent in raised intracranial pressure. However, the side effects of mannitol are significant. In traumatic brain injury (adult and pediatric), hypertonic saline (3%) shows varied results in comparison with 2...

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News  11 results

Scoring System Detects CNS Infections in Lupus
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/lupus/81730

Aug 21st, 2019 - A simplified scoring system helped differentiate potentially lethal central nervous system (CNS) infections in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) from neuropsychiatric manifestations of lupus, Chinese researchers reported. A system that incorporat...

Herpes or Bacterial Infection? Testing and Treating Young Infants
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/898792

Jul 11th, 2018 - Evaluating Infants for Herpes Infection It can be difficult to identify young infants with herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection of the central nervous system (CNS), given that the symptoms often mimic those of bacterial infection.[1] Therefore, yo...

FDA OKs Multipathogen Nucleic Acid Test for CNS Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/852419

Oct 7th, 2015 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved the first nucleic acid-based test of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that can simultaneously detect 14 pathogens responsible for central nervous system (CNS) infections. The FilmArray Meningitis/E...

FDA OKs Multipathogen Nucleic Acid Test for CNS Infections
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/852419

Oct 7th, 2015 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved the first nucleic acid-based test of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that can simultaneously detect 14 pathogens responsible for central nervous system (CNS) infections. The FilmArray Meningitis/E...

CNS infections may respond with antimicrobials and time
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/88697/infectious-diseases/cns-infections-may-respond-antimicrobials-and-time
Michele G. Sullivan

Nov 14th, 2014 - BALTIMORE – Patients with seemingly desperate illnesses of the central nervous system can make a dramatic recovery if they receive appropriate, early antimicrobials and have enough time to respond. When these illnesses strike, “Without timely, app.

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