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Research & Reviews  171 results

Bilateral Vestibular Failure May Improve With Treatment of the Underlying Condition: A ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/NRL.0000000000000368
The Neurologist; Smyth D, Mossman S

Nov 30th, 2021 - Bilateral vestibular failure (BVF) is an uncommon condition with numerous etiologies. It causes chronic oscillopsia and imbalance and is usually irreversible. We report 2 cases of BVF due to unusual causes, both of which improved with treatment of...

Rare presentation of sarcoidosis with optic neuropathy and third nerve palsy.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8587621
BMJ Case Reports; Seifelnasr M, Theodorsson M et. al.

Nov 13th, 2021 - Sarcoidosis is a systemic, idiopathic and granulomatous disease, which most commonly affects the skin, lungs and lymph nodes but can affect virtually any organ. Neurosarcoidosis can be the presenting or the only clinical manifestation accounting f...

Combined Analysis of Inflammatory Biomarkers for CNS Autoimmune Diseases Diagnostic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05056740

Sep 30th, 2021 - Project rationale: Since 2017, multiple sclerosis diagnosis should match the new McDonald criteria in which a "no better explanation than MS" should be fulfilled. However, many patients present with red flags that lead to a complex diagnostic work...

Single Center Experience with Isolated Spinal Cord Neurosarcoidosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2021.09.089
World Neurosurgery; Park BJ, Ray E et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - Isolated spinal cord neurosarcoidosis is extremely rare. The potential implications of long-term immunosuppressant therapy make correct diagnosis imperative. However, there are challenges inherent in isolated spinal cord involvement that require a...

Abrupt Onset of Cardiac Tamponade in Sarcoidosis.
https://doi.org/10.1536/ihj.21-167
International Heart Journal; Yano T, Hisahara S et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Sarcoidosis is a systemic inflammatory disease characterized by the formation of noncaseating epithelioid granulomas. Multiple organs, including the lung, eyes, and skin, are involved in this disorder, and cardiac involvement is a major cause of m...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Combined Analysis of Inflammatory Biomarkers for CNS Autoimmune Diseases Diagnostic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05056740

Sep 30th, 2021 - Project rationale: Since 2017, multiple sclerosis diagnosis should match the new McDonald criteria in which a "no better explanation than MS" should be fulfilled. However, many patients present with red flags that lead to a complex diagnostic work...

Neurosarcoidosis : Initial Presentation and Disease Course
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04911348

Jun 3rd, 2021 - Sarcoidosis is a systemic inflammatory disease which a 10-20/100.000/year incidence rate. The nervous system is found to be affected in 5-10% in clinical series, rising to 14-27% in post-mortem studies. Mortality is as high as 5% mainly due to car...

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News  8 results

Intestinal IgA-Producing B Cells Help Curb CNS Inflammation in MS
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941985

Dec 7th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - During a multiple sclerosis (MS) exacerbation, specific IgA-producing B cells in the intestines travel to inflamed sites in the central nervous system (CNS), exerting an anti-inflammatory effect, researchers say. Princi...

Anti-TNF and CNS Events: The Link Strengthens
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/generalneurology/86539

May 18th, 2020 - Patients with autoimmune diseases who were treated with tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors had an increased risk of developing inflammatory central nervous system (CNS) adverse events, a nested case-control study found. Among patients with dis...

No Consensus Treatment for Neurosarcoidosis
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/158823/rare-diseases/no-consensus-treatment-neurosarcoidosis

Feb 28th, 2018 - NAPLES, FL—Although patients with symptomatic neurosarcoidosis account for approximately 5% to 15% of people with systemic sarcoidosis, making it a rare manifestation of an uncommon disorder, neurosarcoidosis is associated with substantial morbidi.

Autoimmune Neurology: A New, Rapidly Evolving Subspecialty
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/890253

Dec 18th, 2017 - An emerging new subspecialty is gaining ground as more fellowships and a growing body of research spur interest in the field of autoimmune neurology. Unlike neuroimmunology, autoimmune neurology's focus is much broader than multiple sclerosis (MS)...

Consider Optic Nerve Head Edema in Some ED Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/880994

Jun 2nd, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Emergency department physicians should check certain patients for optic nerve head edema (ONHE) by fundus photography, researchers say. "The FOTO-ED study showed that non-mydriatic retinal photography in the emergency d...

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