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Case Report: Cyclophosphamide as Rescue Agent in Myasthenic Crisis
When patients are refractory to first-line treatments for myasthenic crisis, cyclophosphamide may have benefits and warrants further study.
Daniel L. Menkes, MD; and Amanda E. Simon, BS
Case Report: A Woman with Tinnitus and Tongue Atrophy
Glomus tumors, the great masquerader, have variable presentation and multiple treatment options.
John A. Boockvar, MD; Jason A. Ellis, MD; David J. Langer, MD; Steven Mandel, MD; Rafael A. Ortiz, MD; Asif Rahman; and Tejaswi D. Sudhakar
Case Challenge: Behavior Changes, Seizures, and Hyponatremia
Extensive workup is necessary when evaluating individuals with seizures and behavioral changes.
Elena Grebenciucova, MD
Case Report: Longitudinally Extensive Transverse Myelitis
The borderline of neuromyelitis optica and systemic lupus erythematosus.
Ylec Mariana Cardenas, MD; Lakshmi Leishangthem, MD; Aparna Prabhu, MD; David Roby, MD; Pooja SirDeshpande, MD; and Saman Zafar, MD
Challenge Case Report: A Woman With a Large Dural-Based Lesion
Javed Khader Eliyas, MD; Rimas V. Lukas, MD; and Karen S. SantaCruz, MD
Persistent Idiopathic Isolated Hypoglossal Nerve Palsy
Could this rare condition be related to vascular compression?
Dennis Keselman; Steven Mandel, MD; Eric A. Nelson; and Aron Z. Pollack, MD
Vasculitis Presenting as a Hypertensive Crisis With Back Pain
Because laboratory and imaging studies may not be sensitive enough to detect central nervous system vasculitis, maintain a low threshold for further evaluation when clinical suspicion is high.
Julia Blanter, MD; Michael Colin, MD; Asaff Harel, MD, MSc; Peter Sayegh, MD; Elizabeth Sharp, MD; and Jared Steinklein MD
Meningeal Enhancement Seen on Workup for Memory Loss
Inflammation in the context of memory loss reminds us of the importance of checking opening pressure on lumbar puncture.
Nima Khosravani, MS; Anamaria Shanley, MSN, ARNP-BC; and Ira J. Goodman, MD
Recurrent Stroke-Like Events Before Diagnosis of X-Linked Charcot—Marie—Tooth Disease
Awareness of pathognomonic findings may prevent unnecessary tests and treatments.
Arayamparambil C. Anilkumar, MD
Carcinoma of the tongue is a rare secondary cause.
Brian M. Grosberg, MD; Sheena A. Mehta, PA-C; Peter H. Liu, PhD; Randall Owens, MD; and Anne Williamsom, PhD
Reversible and Benign Lesions of Splenium of The Corpus Collosum
Aggressive diagnostic and therapeutic approaches are often unnecessary.
Dhanashri P. Miskin, MD; Jared Steinklein, MD; Fanni Ratzon, MD; Todd Anderson; and John Boockvar, MD
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Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD; Amaal J. Starling, MD; and Juliana VanderPluym, MD
Niushen Zhang, MD