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Trending Autoantibodies Causing Movement Disorders

As new autoantibodies are described, the field of autoimmune movement disorders is ever expanding.

F. Stephen Benesh, MD, and Shruti P. Agnihotri, MD

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Immune-Mediated Cerebellar Ataxias

Cerebellar ataxia may be a prominent feature in autoimmune encephalitis and paraneoplastic syndromes.

Fabio Fieni Toso, MD; Rene de Araújo Gleizer, MD; and Lívia Almeida Dutra, MD, PhD

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Stiff-Person Syndrome

Treatment consists of immunomodulatory therapies and symptom management.

Jakai D. Nolan, DO, MPH, and Jacqueline A. Nicholas, MD, MPH

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Movement Disorders in Antiphospholipid Syndrome & Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Several movement disorders are seen with APS and SLE, most commonly chorea.

Danielle S. Shpiner, MD; Crystal Dixon, MD; Melissa R. Ortega, MD; and Henry Moore, MD

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Anti-N-Methyl D Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis

Encephalitis caused by antibodies to the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor causes symptoms of movement disorders, seizure, and psychiatric disturbances.

Nidhiben Anadani, MD

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Utility of Autoantibody Profiles

Algorithmic testing for autoantibody profiles is more sensitive than physician-selected single autoantibody testing.

Shailee S. Shah, MD, and Andrew McKeon, MD

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Autoimmune Movement Disorders in Children

A clinical approach.

Monideep Dutt, MD; Jamika Hallman-Cooper, MD; Ekta Bery, MD; Mohammed Shahnawaz, MD; and Grace Gombolay, MD

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Autoimmune Movement Disorders in Adults

As antibodies to neuronal targets are described, we see the clinical spectrum and pathophysiology of autoimmune movement disorders more clearly.

Bettina Balint, MD

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Autoimmune Movement Disorders

Autoimmune movement disorders remind us to learn from our history.

Jill M. Giordano Farmer, DO

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09.15.20

Diroximel Fumarate Treatment of Relapsing MS Has Improved Gastrointestinal Tolerability and Improved Quality of Life
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Dimethyl fumarate
  • Diroximel fumarate
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

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09.15.20

T-Cell Therapy Targeting Epstein-Barr Virus Provided Sustained Disability Improvement for Progressive MS in Phase 1a Clinical Trial
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Allogeneic EBV T-cell immunotherapy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Progressive multiple sclerosis

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08.24.20

FDA Approves Ofatumumab—First and Only Self-administered B-cell Therapy for Relapsing MS
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
  • Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis

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08.06.20

Ofatumumab Reduced Annualized Relapse Rate in MS in Phase 3 Clinical Trials 
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Ofatumumab
  • Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

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08.05.20

DHODH Inhibitor Reduces Lesions Significantly in Relapsing-Remitting MS
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
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Palliative Neurology

Neurologists need to have a palliative care skill set.

Jessica M. Baker, MD

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Myasthenia Gravis Treatment

There are both disease-modifying and symptom-reducing treatments available and emerging treatment possibilities.

Vanessa Baute Penry, MD, and Rachana Gandhi Mehta, MD

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07.06.20

The Women Neurologist Group and the Alliance for Advancement of Neuroscience Advocate for Continued use of Telemedicine 
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Practice management
  • Sleep
  • Stroke