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Case Reports: Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy

Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome is a rare, treatable cause of adult-onset leukoencephalopathy.

Carlos E.V. Sollero, MD; Hsin-Pin Lin, MD; Miguel Chuquilin, MD; James Wymer, MD; and Aaron M. Carlson, MD

News

10.16.20

Sodium Phenylbutyrate-Tauroursodiol Extends Survival up to 6 Months in ALS
  • KEYWORDS:
  • ALS
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Taurursodiol-phenylbutyrate

News

10.16.20

Nortriptyline and Duloxetine Better Tolerated in Neuropathic Pain of Cryptogenic Sensory Polyneuropathy
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Cryptogenic Sensory Polyneuropathy
  • Duloxetine
  • mexiletene
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • nortriptyline
  • pregabalin

News

10.16.20

DaxibotulinumtoxinA Provides Clinically Meaningful Improvement of Cervical Dystonia in Phase 3 Trial
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Cervical dystonia
  • DaxibotulinumtoxinA
  • Dystonia
  • Movement disorders
  • Neuromuscular disease

News

09.28.20

Risdiplam Improves Motor Function in Infants with Type 1 SMA
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Child neurology
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Risdiplam
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
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Cover Focus

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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Nusinersen Changes the Life of Jase Yoder Who Has SMA

News

09.09.20

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Natural History Similar to Placebo Treatment
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • Neuromuscular disease

News

09.09.20

Clinical Trial of Nanocrystalline Gold for ALS Fully Enrolled
  • KEYWORDS:
  • ALS
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Gold nanocrystal

News

08.17.20

FDA Approves Satralizumab for Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder Treatment
  • KEYWORDS:
  • FDA Approvals
  • neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
  • NMOSD
  • Satralizumab

News

08.14.20

Vascular Diseases May Be Associated with Severe COVID-19
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Vascular dementia

News

08.13.20

FDA Approves Viltolarsen for Treatment of DMD Amenable to Exon 53-Skipping Therapy
  • KEYWORDS:
  • DMD
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • FDA Approvals
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Viltolarsen

News

08.11.20

FDA Agrees to Priority Review  of Pegunigalsidase Alfa Treatment of Fabry Disease
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Fabry disease
  • Fabry Disease
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • pegunigalsidase

News

08.10.20

FDA Gives Green Light to Trehelose Phase 2b/3 Trial for ALS
  • KEYWORDS:
  • ALS
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Trehelose

News

08.04.20

First Participants Enrolled in Trial of Nanocrystalline Gold for Treatment of ALS
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Gold nanocrystal
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Special Report

Palliative Neurology

Neurologists need to have a palliative care skill set.

Jessica M. Baker, MD

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Cover Focus

Spinal Muscular Atrophy

A review of available treatments.

Diana Castro, MD

This Month's Issue
Digital Cognitive Assessments for Dementia

Adam M. Staffaroni, PhD; Elena Tsoy, PhD; Jack Taylor, BS; Adam L. Boxer, MD, PhD; and Katherine L. Possin, PhD

Molecular Imaging Biomarkers in Dementia

Brad Dickerson, MD, and Alireza Atri, MD, PhD

Case Reports: Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy

Carlos E.V. Sollero, MD; Hsin-Pin Lin, MD; Miguel Chuquilin, MD; James Wymer, MD; and Aaron M. Carlson, MD