ALLMedicine™ Stiff Person Syndrome Center
Research & Reviews 70 results
Jan 6th, 2022 - Background Schwartz-Jampel syndrome (SJS) is a term now applied to 2 different inherited, autosomal recessive conditions, sometimes termed SJS type I and SJS type II. Both are very rare. SJS type I has 2 recognized subtypes, IA and IB, which are s...
Neuropediatrics Herbulot L, Bost C et. al.
Dec 15th, 2021 - Antiglutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD65) encephalitis is rare and few pediatric cases have been reported, with variable clinical presentations. A 14-year-old female adolescent was managed in our department. She had been treated for several months f...
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Komandla SR, Vankadari K et. al.
Aug 16th, 2021 - Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration (PCD) is an immune-mediated neurological disease characterized by adaptive immune response against onconeural antigens physiologically expressed in the cerebellum. It is characterized by presence of highly sp...
CNS Spectrums; Jahan S
Jun 16th, 2021 - The main objectives of this case study are 1. Clinicians facing symptoms that are difficult to interpret should exercise caution in diagnosing conversion disorder. 2. Increasing awareness about rare neurological conditions may appear as psychogeni...
Medicine Aljarallah S, Newsome SD
Mar 26th, 2021 - Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) has been shown to be effective for the treatment of stiff person syndrome (SPS). However, some patients might not tolerate it. We report the tolerability profile of subcutaneous immunoglobulin (SCIg) in patients w...
Clinicaltrials.gov 2 results
May 14th, 2019 - Study Design:This is a proof of concept observational prospective, open label, study on the safety, efficacy and convenience of treatment with SCIg study of 22 patients at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Two cohorts of patients within the to...
Aug 31st, 2011 - This study will examine the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of the humanized monoclonal antibody Rituximab to induce a clinical and serological remission in patients with Stiff Person Syndrome (SPS) associated with high anti-GAD antibodies. Rit...
News 1 results
Sep 1st, 2016 - NORD has announced its 2016 requests for proposals for research studies related to the following rare diseases: Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of the pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) Appendix cancer and pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) Autoim.