Infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis: The first reported case in Japan diagnosed by palmitoyl-protein thioesterase enzyme activity deficiency
[A 16-year-old boy with meningoencephalitis with auto-antibody against glutamate receptor].
- S. Tomioka, M. Shimono, Ayako Kato, K. Takano, N. Shiota, Yukitoshi Takahashi
- Medicine, BiologyNo to hattatsu = Brain and development
Some cases of meningoencephalitis with auto-antibodies against GluR may show an electrical status, mild brain MRI findings, and a good response to methylprednisolone pulse therapy, according to a 16-year-old boy who presented with fever and generalized convulsion.
[Effective cyclophosphamide pulse therapy for an young infant with severe dermatomyositis].
A 3 year-old boy, who showed proximal muscle weakness and pain at the age of one and a-half years, was diagnosed with juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM), and methyl-prednisolone pulse therapy was not effective enough, thus oral methotrexate, cyclosporine A and monthly cyclophosphamide pulse therapy were added.
[Case of multiseptate gallbladder].
[A boy with nystagmus, refractory dystonia and apneic attack due to alternating hemiplegia of childhood].
The administration of flunarizine with amantadine is considered to be essential for the effective treatment of AHC in this case of a 2-year-6-month-old boy with alternating hemiplegia of childhood who had been experiencing monocular pendular nystagmus, strabismus, and episodic eye deviation nySTagmus.
[A case of spontaneous biloma complicated with cholelithiasis and cholecystitis].
[Case of schistosomiasis japonica with hepatic calcification].
[A case of adenocarcinoma arising from Barrett's esophagus].
The incidence of erythrocyte P1 antigen retention in children with urinary tract infection.