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Research & Reviews  424 results

Increased brain tissue sodium concentration in Friedreich ataxia: A multimodal MR imagi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9065922
NeuroImage. Clinical; Krahe J, Dogan I et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - In patients with Friedreich ataxia, structural MRI is typically used to detect abnormalities primarily in the brainstem, cerebellum, and spinal cord. The aim of the present study was to additionally investigate possible metabolic changes in Friedr...

Discovery of novel activators of large-conductance calcium-activated potassium channels...
https://doi.org/10.1124/molpharm.121.000478
Molecular Pharmacology; Srinivasan SR, Huang H et. al.

May 1st, 2022 - Impaired cerebellar Purkinje neuron firing resulting from reduced expression of large-conductance calcium-activated potassium (BK) channels is a consistent feature in models of inherited neurodegenerative Spinocerebellar Ataxia (SCA). Restoring BK...

Validity of balance measures in cerebellar ataxia: A prospective study with 12-month fo...
https://doi.org/10.1002/pmrj.12826
PM & R : the Journal of Injury, Function, and Rehabilitat... Winser S, Chan AYY et. al.

Apr 28th, 2022 - Balance deficits are common in cerebellar ataxia. Determining which balance outcome measures are psychometrically strong for this population remains an unmet need. Evaluate the validity and responsiveness of two clinic-based balance measures [Berg...

Differential diagnosis between Parkinson's disease and atypical parkinsonism based on g...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.parkreldis.2022.04.003
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Song J, Kim J et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Parkinsonian diseases and cerebellar ataxia among movement disorders, are representative diseases which present with distinct pathological gaits. We proposed a machine learning system that can differentiate Parkinson's disease (PD), cerebellar ata...

Ramsay Hunt syndrome: New impressions in the era of molecular genetics.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.parkreldis.2022.04.004
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Teive HAG, Cassou E et. al.

Apr 18th, 2022 - More frequent use of next-generation sequencing led to a paradigm shift in assessing heredodegenerative diseases. This is particularly notable in progressive myoclonus epilepsy (PME) and progressive myoclonus ataxia (PMA) where a group of disorder...

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Guidelines  2 results

Management of Patients with Cerebellar Ataxia During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Current Con...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7220536
Cerebellum (London, England); Manto M, Dupre N et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - The current worldwide severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has brought some medical systems to the brink of collapse. This crisis is also negatively impacting the car...

Diagnostic Criteria for Primary Autoimmune Cerebellar Ataxia-Guidelines from an Interna...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7351847
Cerebellum (London, England); Hadjivassiliou M, Graus F et. al.

Apr 25th, 2020 - Aside from well-characterized immune-mediated ataxias with a clear trigger and/or association with specific neuronal antibodies, a large number of idiopathic ataxias are suspected to be immune mediated but remain undiagnosed due to lack of diagnos...

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News  5 results

Spinal Cord MRI Reveals Clues to Pathology in Friedreich's Ataxia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972810

Apr 27th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published on MedRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.   Key Takeaways This study lends support to the theory that Friedreich's ataxia (FRDA) affects certain motor and sensory pathways of t...

A 78-Year-Old Man Unable to Speak or Swallow
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/843818_4

Jan 10th, 2018 - The acute onset of dysphagia and anarthria should be differentiated from a lateral medullary syndrome (Wallenberg syndrome) due to vertebral artery occlusion or to posterior inferior cerebellar artery occlusion. The ipsilateral signs of a lateral ...

Huntington's Linked to Reduced Cancer Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/762074

Apr 13th, 2012 - April 13, 2012 — Patients with Huntington's disease (HD) or other polyglutamine (polyQ) diseases appear to have a reduced risk for development of cancer, results of a Swedish population-based study suggest. Researchers found a significantly and co...

Huntington's Linked to Reduced Cancer Risk
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/762074

Apr 13th, 2012 - April 13, 2012 — Patients with Huntington's disease (HD) or other polyglutamine (polyQ) diseases appear to have a reduced risk for development of cancer, results of a Swedish population-based study suggest. Researchers found a significantly and co...

Celiac Disease Can Have Neurologic Presentation : Patients who have gluten ataxia improve or stabilize within a year of starting a strict gluten-free diet.
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/13888/gastroenterology/celiac-disease-can-have-neurologic-presentation
Kate Johnson

NEW YORK — Neurologic dysfunction may be the sole presenting symptom of celiac disease, according to Dr. Marios Hadjivassiliou, a neurologist at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital in Sheffield, England.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →