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Faciobrachial dystonic seizures precede Lgi1 antibody limbic encephalitis.

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OBJECTIVE: To describe a distinctive seizure semiology that closely associates with voltage-gated potassium channel (VGKC)-complex/Lgi1 antibodies and commonly precedes the onset of limbic encephalitis (LE). METHODS: Twenty-nine patients were identified by the authors (n = 15) or referring clinicians (n = 14). The temporal progression of clinical features and serum sodium, brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), positron emission tomography/single photon emission computed tomography, and VGKC...

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10.1002/ana.22307

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Journal:
Annals of neurology
Volume:
69
Issue:
5
Pages:
892-900
Publication date:
2011-05-01
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EISSN:
1531-8249
ISSN:
0364-5134
Source identifiers:
149769

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