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Temporal lobe seizures, amnesia and autoantibodies – identifying a potentially reversible form of non-paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis Volume 7, numéro 3, September 2005

Auteurs
Neurosciences Group, Department of Clinical Neurology, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK, Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
  • Page(s) : 177-9
  • Année de parution : 2005

Auteur(s) : Angela Vincent1, Christian G Bien2 1Neurosciences Group, Department of Clinical Neurology, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK 2Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany Limbic encephalitis is a relatively rare disorder traditionally described as a paraneoplastic neurological disease. The presentation includes memory loss, confusion, personality change and seizures. MRI shows high intensity signals in the medial temporal lobes [...]