Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness is an autobiography by Susannah Cahalan. WARNING: although there is a happy ending, this is pretty rough reading. She was afflicted with NMDA receptor antibody encephalitis. 194 more words
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Virginia Thornley, M.D., Neurologist, Epileptologist
February 28, 2018
The endocannabinoid system is composed of 3 systems: (the cannabinoid receptors, (2) endocannabinoid transportation system and (3) enzymes that break down the ligands. 418 more words
Bortezomib for treatment of therapy-refractory anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis
Scheibe F, Prüss H, Mengel AM, et al.
Neurology 2017; 88:366-370.
We assessed the therapeutic potential of the plasma-cell-depleting proteasome inhibitor bortezomib in severe and therapy-refractory cases of anti-NMDA receptor (anti-NMDAR) encephalitis. 161 more words