Successful Laparoscopic Resection of 7 mm Ovarian Mature Cystic Teratoma Associated with Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis

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Anti-NMDAR (N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor) encephalitis is an immune-mediated encephalitis. It has been predominantly described in young women and is commonly associated with an ovarian teratoma. We report a case of anti-NMDAR encephalitis associated with a 7 mm ovarian teratoma that was completely resected by laparoscopic surgery. An 18-year-old woman… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2014/618742

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@inproceedings{Hayashi2014SuccessfulLR, title={Successful Laparoscopic Resection of 7 mm Ovarian Mature Cystic Teratoma Associated with Anti-NMDAR Encephalitis}, author={Masaru Hayashi and Emi Motegi and Koichi Honma and Nobuhide Masawa and Hideki Sakuta and Koichi Hirata and Yasushi Kaji and Ichio Fukasawa}, booktitle={Case reports in obstetrics and gynecology}, year={2014} }