[Probable Bickerstaff's brainstem encephalitis associated with anti-GQ1b antibody].

@article{Takano1994ProbableBB,
  title={[Probable Bickerstaff's brainstem encephalitis associated with anti-GQ1b antibody].},
  author={Hideyuki Takano and Nahoko Yoshimura and Nobuhiro Yuki},
  journal={Rinsho shinkeigaku = Clinical neurology},
  year={1994},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={147-51}
}
We presented a case of probable Bickerstaff's brainstem encephalitis. A 39-year-old woman developed easy falling, progressive consciousness disturbance, total ophthalmoplegia, and bilateral pyramida tract sign. In serum anti-ganglioside antibody assay using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, high anti-GQ1b antibody was found. Electroencephalography was… CONTINUE READING