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Link: The biomarker and treatment in Hashimoto’s encephalopahty

All that can be found is the abstract from a Japanese study on Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy.

Hashimoto’s encephalopathy (HE) is a treatable disease based on autoimmune mechanisms associated with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. We recently discovered the serum autoantibodies (Abs) against the NH2-terminal of alpha-enolase (NAE) as a diagnostic biomarker for HE.

 

The abstract can be found at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23777101.

 

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Link: Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy Presenting with Progressive Cerebellar Ataxia

This study discusses a 41 year old female with multiple neurological complaints. It further suggests that Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy should be included in the differential diagnosis of a treatable ataxia. To read the full text, proceed to http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2077662/.

The full text of this article is found at PMC and was published in 2007.

Copyright © 2007 BMJ Publishing Group Ltd

 

 

 

 

 

 

This website is not a substitute for independent professional advice. Nothing contained in this site is intended to be used as medical advice. No articles, personal accounts, or other content are intended to be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease, nor should it be used for therapeutic purposes or as a substitute for your own health professionals advice.