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May 23, 2015
Parikh P, Duhame D, Monahan L, Woroniecki R
BACKGROUND: Hyponatremic hypertensive syndrome (HHS) is an uncommon disorder usually encountered in the adult population with unilateral renal artery stenosis and is under-recognized in the pediatric population. ...
May 23, 2015
Pettingill P, Kramer HB, Coebergh JA, Pettingill R, Maxwell S, Nibber A, Malaspina A, Jacob A, Irani SR, Buckley C, Beeson D, Lang B, Waters P, Vincent A
OBJECTIVE: To search for antibodies against neuronal cell surface proteins. METHODS: Using immunoprecipitation from neuronal cultures and tandem mass spectrometry, we identified antibodies against the α1 subuni...
May 20, 2015
Witt JA, Werhahn KJ, Krämer G, Ruckes C, Trinka E, Helmstaedter C
OBJECTIVES: Cognitive comorbidity at epilepsy onset reflects disease severity and provides a baseline estimate of reserve capacities with regard to the effects of epilepsy and its treatment. Given the high incidence of...
May 20, 2015
Barik KL, Paul UK, Bhattacharyya AK, Adhikary A, Agarwal G, Rana KS
Epilepsy is a common paediatric neurologic disorder that is difficult to manage in a substantial portion of children, highlighting the continued need for more effective and better tolerated drugs. A multicentric study ...
May 16, 2015
Bhangoo MS, Hein P, Nicholson L, Carter C
A 52-year-old woman with a history of systemic sclerosis presented with new onset seizures and renal failure. The patient's history, laboratory data and pathology supported the diagnosis of scleroderma renal crisis. Th...
May 13, 2015
Birnbaum GD, Marquez L, Hwang KM, Cruz AT
Clinical deterioration while receiving antituberculosis (anti-TB) therapy can be due to a number of etiologies, including drug resistance, disease progression despite effective therapy, or alternative diagnoses. We pre...
May 12, 2015
Postma IR, Slager S, Kremer HP, de Groot JC, Zeeman GG
This review summarizes the long-term consequences of the posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) that have been described in the obstetric literature (eclampsia and preeclampsia) and compares these with dat...
May 10, 2015
Ishigaki S, Shiromaru-Sugimoto A, Kawamura M
Japan is experiencing an increase in the number of patients with dementia, and the incidence of epilepsy is high among the elderly. A survey of patients with epilepsy who were admitted to our hospital's neurology depar...
May 8, 2015
Mohan P, Antonelou M, Dadzie O, Dubrey S
A 37-year-old woman presented with a 2-week history of persistent headache in an occipitotemporal distribution. The patient had experienced prior headaches and migraines, but this presentation was characterised by its ...
May 2, 2015
Vilchez Lagos GA, Gill N, Londra LC, Bahado-Singh RO, Sokol RJ
OBJECTIVE: Postpartum preeclampsia is a condition with a poorly understood etiology that accounts for a significant percentage of eclampsia cases. It is unclear whether new-onset postpartum and antepartum preeclampsia ...