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Research & Reviews  427 results

Varicella zoster meningitis in a pregnant woman with uncontrolled type 1 diabetes melli...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-236644
BMJ Case Reports; Mroue L, Brar H et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - We report the case of retrograde varicella zoster virus (VZV) reactivation presenting as aseptic meningitis without rash in a generally healthy pregnant patient. A 27-year-old nulliparous woman at 25 weeks of gestation presented to the emergency d...

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension presenting as iron deficiency anemia: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7852283
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Sim PY, Taribagil P et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2021 - The presentation of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) in association with iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is rare. This case report depicts the unusual case of a 31-year-old woman of mixed Jamaican and English heritage with IIH who presented...

FDG PET/CT in Disseminated Intracranial and Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tuberculomas.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003483
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Liu M, Lu L et. al.

Jan 14th, 2021 - A 54-year-old woman was referred because of dizziness with fatigue for 2 months. MRI of the head and spinal cord revealed multiple ring or homogeneous enhancing nodules in the brain and spinal cord, concerning for metastases. FDG PET/CT showed mul...

Severe acute disseminated encephalomyelitis complicating measles infection.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7684649
BMJ Case Reports; Morrison HD, Clarke C et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - A 36-year-old man presented with an acute progressive encephalopathy, followed by tetraparesis and was diagnosed with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) complicating infection with measles virus. Despite demonstrating a typical rash and o...

Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis for Viruses by Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing in P...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073820972232
Journal of Child Neurology; Erdem G, Kaptsan I et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Metagenomic next-generation sequencing offers an unbiased approach to identifying viral pathogens in cerebrospinal fluid of patients with meningoencephalitis of unknown etiology. In an 11-month case series, we investigated the use of cerebrospinal...

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Guidelines  1 results

Investigation and management of IgM and Waldenström-associated peripheral neuropathies:...
https://doi.org/10.1111/bjh.14492
British Journal of Haematology; D'Sa S, Kersten MJ et. al.

Feb 15th, 2017 - Paraproteinaemic neuropathies are a heterogeneous group of disorders most frequently associated with IgM monoclonal gammopathies including Waldenström macroglobulinaemia (WM). Their consequences are significant for affected patients, and their man...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  433 results

Varicella zoster meningitis in a pregnant woman with uncontrolled type 1 diabetes melli...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-236644
BMJ Case Reports; Mroue L, Brar H et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - We report the case of retrograde varicella zoster virus (VZV) reactivation presenting as aseptic meningitis without rash in a generally healthy pregnant patient. A 27-year-old nulliparous woman at 25 weeks of gestation presented to the emergency d...

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension presenting as iron deficiency anemia: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7852283
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Sim PY, Taribagil P et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2021 - The presentation of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) in association with iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is rare. This case report depicts the unusual case of a 31-year-old woman of mixed Jamaican and English heritage with IIH who presented...

FDG PET/CT in Disseminated Intracranial and Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tuberculomas.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003483
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Liu M, Lu L et. al.

Jan 14th, 2021 - A 54-year-old woman was referred because of dizziness with fatigue for 2 months. MRI of the head and spinal cord revealed multiple ring or homogeneous enhancing nodules in the brain and spinal cord, concerning for metastases. FDG PET/CT showed mul...

Severe acute disseminated encephalomyelitis complicating measles infection.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7684649
BMJ Case Reports; Morrison HD, Clarke C et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - A 36-year-old man presented with an acute progressive encephalopathy, followed by tetraparesis and was diagnosed with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) complicating infection with measles virus. Despite demonstrating a typical rash and o...

Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis for Viruses by Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing in P...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073820972232
Journal of Child Neurology; Erdem G, Kaptsan I et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Metagenomic next-generation sequencing offers an unbiased approach to identifying viral pathogens in cerebrospinal fluid of patients with meningoencephalitis of unknown etiology. In an 11-month case series, we investigated the use of cerebrospinal...

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News  4 results

Autoantibody-­mediated encephalitis: Not just paraneoplastic, not just limbic, and not untreatable
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/105385/immunology/autoantibody-mediated-encephalitis-not-just-paraneoplastic-not-just?channel=133
Adham Jammoul, MD, Yuebing Li, MD, PhD et. al.

Jan 1st, 2016 - A 79-year-old woman with a history of breast cancer in remission and hypertension presented to a local emergency department because of subacute memory loss and compulsive shopping. Her serum sodium concentration was 127 mmol/L (reference range 132.

Patient Returns to Hospital With Continuing Vision Loss
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/843027_3

Apr 19th, 2015 - Clinical Care and Treatment After she presented with rebound optic neuritis, the patient was referred back to the hospital for a 5-day course of IV steroids. She continued an oral steroid taper after discharge. During her second hospital admission...

Pneumococcal Meningitis With Normal Cerebrospinal Biochemistry and No Pneumococci at Microscopy, Mimicking a Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/882663_1

Abstract Background: Bacterial meningitis commonly presents with symptoms such as headache, impaired consciousness, neck stiffness, and fever. In most cases, cerebrospinal fluid analysis will yield white cell counts >100/mm3. Atypical presentation...

Pneumococcal Meningitis With Normal Cerebrospinal Biochemistry and No Pneumococci at Microscopy, Mimicking a Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/882663

Abstract Background: Bacterial meningitis commonly presents with symptoms such as headache, impaired consciousness, neck stiffness, and fever. In most cases, cerebrospinal fluid analysis will yield white cell counts >100/mm3. Atypical presentation...

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