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ALLMedicine™ Encephalitis Center

Research & Reviews  5,933 results

COVID-19-associated encephalitis or Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: a case report.
Neurodegenerative Disease Management; Tayyebi G, Malakouti SK et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Background: Accurate diagnosis and management of patients with rapidly progressive dementia may be challenging during the COVID-19 pandemic, which has negatively influenced the diagnostic performances, medical resource allocation and routine care ...

COVID-19 Legacy.
Southern Medical Journal; Ladani AP, Loganathan M et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infection caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome-coronavirus-2 virus that led to a pandemic. Acute manifestations of COVID-19 include fever, cough, dyspnea, respiratory failure, pneumonitis, anosm...

Vitritis and retinal vasculitis caused by pseudorabies virus.
The Journal of International Medical Research; Ying M, Hu X et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Pseudorabies virus (PRV) is a herpesvirus of swine. PRV is also called suid herpesvirus 1 and is a member of the Alphaherpesvirinae subfamily within the family Herpesviridae. The number of PRV cases worldwide is small, but in susceptible individua...

Clinical Heterogeneity in Acute Symptomatic Seizures due to Autoimmune Encephalitis Rel...
Neuroimmunomodulation Fan X, Li X et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - This study aimed to explore the diversity and clinical features of acute symptomatic seizures due to autoimmune encephalitis related to anti-glutamate decarboxylase (GAD) 65 antibodies. Clinical data of a series of 6 patients positive for anti-GAD...

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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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Clinicaltrials.gov  80 results

Gene Expression in Chronic Venous Leg Ulcers

Nov 25th, 2021 - Chronic Venous Disease (CVD) is a widespread clinical condition widely spread in the western countries, with a prevalence ranging from 10% in adults younger than 30 years of age to nearly 80% for individuals >70 years of age. CVD clinical manifest...

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...

The Effect of RNS60 on ALS Biomarkers

Nov 8th, 2021 - ALS is a rare neurodegenerative disease that affects motor neurons in the spinal cord, brainstem and motor cortex. The only drug showing to improve survival in patients with ALS is riluzole. However, the benefits of riluzole only consist in a thre...

Foscarnet Treatment of Serious CMV Retinitis Infection in Patients With Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

Nov 3rd, 2021 - Foscarnet is active in vitro (test tube) against herpes viruses, including CMV, by inhibiting the virus DNA polymerases, enzymes necessary for virus replication, without affecting cellular DNA polymerases. Opportunistic CMV disease in AIDS is usua...

Effect of Erythropoietin in Refractory Autoimmune Encephalitis Patients

Sep 29th, 2021 - Erythropoietin can improve the refractory autoimmune encephalitis. Erythropoietin has tissue-protective effect via activation of Janus kinase (JAK)-2, signal transducer and activator of transcription (STAT)-5 pathway and NF-kappa B pathway. The ac...

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News  381 results

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...

Published Entrectinib Data Demonstrate Encouraging Responses in ROS1+ NSCLC

Oct 6th, 2021 - Robert C. Doebele, MD, PhD Treatment with entrectinib (Rozlytrek) led to an overall response rate (ORR) of 77% and a median duration of response (DOR) of 24.6 months in patients with ROS1 fusion—positive non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), accord...

Dr. Naidoo on Considerations for Managing irAEs in NSCLC

Oct 6th, 2021 - Jarushka Naidoo, MBBCh, assistant professor of oncology, Johns Hopkins University, discusses considerations for managing immune-related adverse events (irAEs) in patients with non—small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Generally, the mechanisms of immun...

Dr. Chiang on the Management of Immune-Related AEs in Lung Cancer

Oct 6th, 2021 - Anne Chiang, MD, PhD, associate professor​, Yale School of Medicine, chief network officer and deputy chief medical officer​, Smilow Cancer Network, discusses the management of ​immune-related adverse effects (irAEs) in lung cancer.  It is critic...

Fast Five Quiz: Herpes Zoster Facts vs Fiction

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Herpes zoster (shingles) is a typically painful dermatomal rash that occurs with reactivation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) that was dormant within dorsal root ganglia. Symptoms typically start with pain along the affected dermatome, which is fo...

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Patient Education  22 results see all →