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Link: Anti-NMDAR encephalitis misdiagnosed as Hashimoto’s encephalopathy

Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis is a well-defined autoimmune disorder. Hashimoto’s encephalopathy (HE) is a still controversial entity, lacking definite diagnostic criteria.

This study discusses a paediatric case of Autoimmune Encephalopathy with presentation similar to Hashimoto’s Encephalitis. The abstract only can be found at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1090379813001256. This article is only available by subscription or purchase.

 

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