Electroencephalographic Evaluation for Early Diagnosis of Limbic Encephalitis.

  title={Electroencephalographic Evaluation for Early Diagnosis of Limbic Encephalitis.},
  author={Maria Elena Pessa and Francesco Janes and Gian Luigi Gigli},
  journal={Clinical EEG and neuroscience},
  volume={47 3},
Limbic encephalitis (LE) is an inflammation of structures of limbic system. It may be an autoimmune disease or secondary to a neoplasia. Onset is subacute within a few weeks and clinical presentation is characterized by behavioral changes, psychiatric symptoms, short-term memory loss, and epileptic seizures. Diagnosis is typically set after a magnetic… CONTINUE READING