Sujith Ayyappan

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OBJECTIVES Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) is a major cause of mortality in epilepsy. Despite its devastating consequences, SUDEP appears to be poorly discussed with patients by health professionals. The risk of causing psychological distress to the patient is highlighted as a reason for not discussing SUDEP. However, no studies have assessed(More)
PURPOSE To analyze clinical features and EEG changes in patients with sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and study the association between different EEG patterns and clinical stages. METHODS We retrospectively analyzed the clinical features and EEG patterns of 3 patients with clinical stage II and 10 patients with stage III sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob(More)
INTRODUCTION Paraneoplastic neuropathies are well recognized as a remote effect of cancer, and subacute sensory neuronopathy is a recognized syndrome. Demyelinating neuropathies are relatively rare. Distal acquired demyelinating symmetric (DADS) neuropathy associated with lymphoproliferative disease has been reported previously. We present the association(More)
1. Croft PB, Urich H, Wilkinson M. Peripheral neuropathy of sensorimotor type associated with malignant disease. Brain 1967;90:31–66. 2. Koike H, Tanaka F, Sobue G. Paraneoplastic neuropathy: wideranging clinicopathological manifestations. Curr Opin Neurol 2011; 24:504–510. 3. Antoine JC, Mosnier JF, Absi L, Convers P, Honnorat J, Michel D. Carcinoma(More)
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