Tag Archives: Neuro-Immunology

Patient Narrative: Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

Still working on a follow-up post on brain death. For now, I wanted to pass along a book recommendation pertinent to today’s excellent morning report. It’s Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness, by Susannah Cahalan. Ms. Cahalan is actually … Continue reading

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Autoimmune Encephalitides

Kevin gave us a superb follow-up today on a patient with NMDA receptor encephalitis and called to our attention a recent NPR segment about a journalist who had the condition. Here’s a very good review article on encephalitides associated with … Continue reading

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