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ALLMedicine™ Conversion Disorder Center

Research & Reviews  185 results

Neuroimaging Biomarkers of Prognosis in Motor Functional Neurological Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03398070

Apr 5th, 2022 - Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) (Conversion Disorder) is a poorly understood and prevalent somatoform disorder, making up 16% of outpatient neurology referrals. Patients with motor FND (mFND) are difficult to treat, result in major morbidit...

Psychogenic Ptosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/IOP.0000000000002157
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Ho TC, Couch SM et. al.

Mar 25th, 2022 - Psychogenic ptosis is a rare ophthalmic manifestation of conversion disorder. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical parameters, etiology, psychological, and clinical aspects of psychogenic ptosis. A retrospective case series was condu...

Modulation of Sense of Agency With Non-invasive Brain Stimulation and Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05086380

Feb 24th, 2022 - A conversion disorder is a dysfunction of the nervous system in which no structural damage can be demonstrated. However, it must be distinguished from other psychiatric disorders such as psychosis or depression. There are a variety of signs of the...

Mortality in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures a population-based cohort...
https://doi.org/10.1136/jnnp-2021-328035
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry; Zhang L, Beghi E et. al.

Jan 29th, 2022 - To compare mortality, comorbidities and causes of death in people with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES), epilepsy and the general population. Using linkage of multiple Swedish national registers, we identified individuals with incident di...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Neuroimaging Biomarkers of Prognosis in Motor Functional Neurological Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03398070

Apr 5th, 2022 - Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) (Conversion Disorder) is a poorly understood and prevalent somatoform disorder, making up 16% of outpatient neurology referrals. Patients with motor FND (mFND) are difficult to treat, result in major morbidit...

Modulation of Sense of Agency With Non-invasive Brain Stimulation and Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05086380

Feb 24th, 2022 - A conversion disorder is a dysfunction of the nervous system in which no structural damage can be demonstrated. However, it must be distinguished from other psychiatric disorders such as psychosis or depression. There are a variety of signs of the...

Efficacy of Dorso-lateral Prefrontal Cortex Stimulation by tDCS in Motor Conversion Disorder Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04097184

Jan 4th, 2022 - Conversion disorder, also called "functional neurological disorder" (DSM-5), refers to impaired voluntary motor or sensory functions that are not compatible with a well-known neurological condition. This disorder affects up to 30% of hospitalized ...

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News  32 results

COVID Vaccine 'Side Effect' or Functional Neurological Disorder?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949294

Apr 14th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The development of unusual movements after COVID-19 vaccination may be a result of functional neurological disorder rather than being a direct adv...

A 23-Year-Old With Blindness After a Fall She Can't Remember
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/921730_5

Nov 27th, 2019 - The treatment of conversion disorder requires a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach. An initial neurologic consultation serves to corroborate this possible diagnosis by eliminating organic causes of the symptoms present. Psychiatric consultat...

Judicious EEG use identifies pseudosyncope during tilt-table testing
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/208545/anxiety-disorders/judicious-eeg-use-identifies-pseudosyncope-during-tilt?channel=184
M. Alexander Otto

Sep 22nd, 2019 - NEW ORLEANS – Limiting EEG during tilt-table testing to suspected pseudosyncope cases – instead of the common approaches, no EEG or EEG in everyone – greatly increases the chance of detecting the condition, according to an investigation from Vande.

Seizure-like episodes, but is it really epilepsy?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/205535/neurology/seizure-episodes-it-really-epilepsy/page/0/2?channel=47

Aug 1st, 2019 - Although NES is a common type of conversion disorder, it is often difficult to diagnose, manage, and treat. Patients often receive antiepileptic medications but continue to have worsening events that are refractory to treatment.

Evaluations for possible MS often turn up one of its many mimics
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/msresourcecenter/article/196000/multiple-sclerosis/evaluations-possible-ms-often-turn-one?channel=53
Jake Remaly

Mar 9th, 2019 - DALLAS – Of 95 patients referred to two multiple sclerosis (MS) centers for a possible diagnosis of MS, 74% did not have MS, according to a study presented at ACTRIMS Forum 2019. A majority had clinical syndromes or imaging findings that are atypi.

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