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Sunday, September 15, 2013

Encefalitis anti receptor NMDA

Punja M et al. Clin Toxicol 2013 Aug 20
"Medical toxicologists should consider anti-NMDAR encephalitis in the differential diagnosis of patients with new-onset signs and symptoms of encephalopathy. As some patients may initially be diagnosed with a primary psychiatric disease and treated with neuroleptics, concern for NMS may prompt the initial toxicological consultation, as was the case with our two patients"
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LITL - Education - Critical Care Compendium - Anti_NMDA Receptor Encephalitis