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Neuroradiologic and clinical abnormalities in dementia of diffuse neurofibrillary tangles with calcification (Kosaka–Shibayama disease)
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A characteristic dementia patient diagnosed as diffuse neurofibrillary tangles with calcification with no reduction in memory retention and intelligence is described, suggesting that calcification and neuronal degeneration occur independently in DNTC.
Extreme efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for severe burning pain in a patient with small fiber neuropathy associated with primary Sjögren’s syndrome
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A patient with Sjögren’s syndrome who developed SFN and was treated with intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) therapy, which was immediately and extremely effective, is shown.
[A case of subacute parkinsonism presenting as bilateral basal ganglia legions by MRI in diabetic uremic syndrome].
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The patient was treated for metabolic acidosis and continued hemodialysis three times a week; however, the parkinsonism remained 1 year later, and the case was diagnosed as encephalopathy due to diabetic uremic syndrome.
Extreme efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for severe burning pain in a patient with small fiber neuropathy associated with primary Sjögren’s syndrome
Abstract Neurological involvement occurs in approximately 20% of patients with primary Sjögren’s syndrome. Although neurological symptoms can affect the peripheral nervous system and the central
Ticlopidine alone versus ticlopidine plus aspirin for preventing recurrent stroke.
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Both antiplatelet regimens are comparable in efficacy and safety for preventing the recurrence of ischemic stroke in patients with ischeMIC stroke from the Tokai district of Japan.
Simultaneous development of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis and Guillain-Barré syndrome associated with H1N1 09 influenza vaccination.
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This is the first case of co-morbid ADEM and GBS after influenza vaccination with positive anti-ganglioside antibodies, and it is made a diagnosis of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) and Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS).
Charcot‐marie‐tooth disease type 4C in Japan: Report of a case
TLDR
The first documented case of Charcot‐Marie‐Tooth disease type 4C in East Asia is reported and the proportion of CMT4C in Japan is estimated to be the same with that in European countries.
Bilateral intracranial vertebral artery dissection presenting as sudden bilateral hearing loss
TLDR
A case f bilateral intracranial vertebral artery dissection presenting as udden bilateral hearing loss with no abnormality in brainstem and erebellar structures on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is reported.
Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema (RS3PE) syndrome accompanied by Parkinson's disease.
TLDR
The possible cause of association between PD and RS3PE syndrome is discussed, including dopamine agonists one of the anti-PD medications.
[A case of tuberculous meningitis with abnormal contrast enhancement of choroid plexus on CT and MRI].
A 55-year-old man first noted a swelling on his back in September 1990, when CT scan of his chest suggested a pleural fistula and a cold abscess. In the following month, he became pyrexial and felt
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