The diagnosis and treatment of limbic encephalitis.

@article{Asztly2012TheDA,
  title={The diagnosis and treatment of limbic encephalitis.},
  author={Fredrik Aszt{\'e}ly and Eva Kumlien},
  journal={Acta neurologica Scandinavica},
  year={2012},
  volume={126 6},
  pages={
          365-75
        }
}
The term limbic encephalitis (LE) was first introduced in 1968. While this disease was initially considered rare and is often fatal with very few treatment options, several reports published in the last decade provide a better description of this condition as well as possible causes and some cases of successful treatment. The clinical manifestation of LE is primarily defined by the subacute onset of short-term memory loss, seizures, confusion and psychiatric symptoms suggesting the involvement… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 26 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…