Disease Information for Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Autonomic instability/Variable BP/HR
Delirium
Involuntary movements
Lethargy/torpor
Near recall/memory deficit/defect
Seizures
Short term memory loss
Ovary mass
Bradypnea Decreased respiratory rate
Catatonic/status/signs
Emotional Incontinence/Lability
Paranoid ideation/preoccupation
Psychotic behavior/symptomatic
Withdrawn Unresponsive
Disease Progression
Course/2-5 months
Lethal Potential
Onset/Abrupt/Sudden
Demographics & Risk Factors
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult ('twenties')
Population/Female
Population/Thirties adult
Population/Twenties-Adult/female
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Anti-NMDA Receptor Levels
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
PATH/Hippocampus Decreased NMDA Receptors
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Epilepsy
Rubella panencephalitis
Associated Disease & Complications
Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis
Coma/Unconscious
Dyskinesia
Epilepsy
Psychosis, atypical
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Brain/CNS disorder (ex)
CLASS/Neurologic (category)
Process
PROCESS/Allergy/collagen/autoimmune (category)
PROCESS/Autoimmune disorder (ex)
PROCESS/INCIDENCE/Extremely rare disease
PROCESS/Paraneoplastic neurologic disorder
Synonyms
Synonym
Synonym/NMDAR Antibody Encephalitis, Synonym/Paraneoplastic Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Corticosteroid (Cortisone)
RX/Immune-suppression
Definition
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External Links Related to Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis
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NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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