PANDAS

Common Name(s)

PANDAS

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International OCD Foundation

Founded by a group of people with OCD in 1986, the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) is an international not-for-profit organization made up of people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders, as well as their families, friends, professionals and others. The mission and goals of the IOCDF are to: Educate the public and professionals about OCD in order to raise awareness and improve the quality of treatment provided; Support research into the cause of, and effective treatments for, OCD and related disorders; Improve access to resources for those with OCD and their fam

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "PANDAS" for support, advocacy or research.

International OCD Foundation

Founded by a group of people with OCD in 1986, the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) is an international not-for-profit organization made up of people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders, as well as their families, friends, professionals and others. The mission and goals of the IOCDF are to: Educate the public and professionals about OCD in order to raise awareness and improve the quality of treatment provided; Support research into the cause of, and effective treatments for, OCD and related disorders; Improve access to resources for those with OCD and their fam

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Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "PANDAS" returned 15 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Successful treatment with benzathine penicillin of two patients suspected of suffering from PANDAS].
 

Author(s): M Jesús Redondo-Granado, Patricia García-Saseta, Inmaculada Vizcaíno-López, Rafael Palencia-Luaces

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2012 Jan;54(2):125-7.

 

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2012

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Antibody binding to neuronal surface in Sydenham chorea, but not in PANDAS or Tourette syndrome.
 

Author(s): F Brilot, V Merheb, A Ding, T Murphy, R C Dale

Journal: Neurology. 2011 Apr;76(17):1508-13.

 

To test the hypothesis that Sydenham chorea (SC) immunoglobulin G (IgG) autoantibodies bind to specific neuronal surface proteins, whereas IgG from patients with pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infection (PANDAS) or Tourette syndrome (TS) ...

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2011

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Unique biphasic progestagen profile in parturient and non-parturient giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) as determined by faecal hormone monitoring.
 

Author(s): David C Kersey, David E Wildt, Janine L Brown, Rebecca J Snyder, Yan Huang, Steven L Monfort

Journal: Reproduction. 2010 Jul;140(1):183-93.

 

The luteal phase of the giant panda has been exclusively assessed by studying urinary hormone patterns in a very few individuals. To better understand hormonal dynamics of protracted progestagen excretion in this endangered species, we monitored hormonal metabolites in the fibrous ...

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2010

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The terms "PANDAS" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

PANDAS: a new disease?
 

Author(s): Sheila Knupp Feitosa de Oliveira

Journal: J Pediatr (Rio J). ;83(3):201-8.

 

To establish the diagnostic criteria for PANDAS and to analyze the existing evidence regarding its etiopathogenesis, treatment and prophylaxis.

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2007

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[Autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated to infection by streptococcus in the paediatric age: PANDAS].
 

Author(s): Y M Betancourt, J C Jiménez-León, C S Jiménez-Betancourt, V E Castillo

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2003 Feb;36 Suppl 1():S95-107.

 

The acronym PANDAS (Paediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcus) describes the neuropsychiatric disorders resulting from an autoimmune response to an infection by streptococcus in children.

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2003

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Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections (PANDAS).
 

Author(s): S E Swedo

Journal: Mol. Psychiatry. 2002 ;7 Suppl 2():S24-5.

 

Last Updated: 26 Jul 2002

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Antibiotic Treatment and Intravenous Immunoglobulin Trial for PANDAS
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pandas

 

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2013

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Antibiotic Treatment Trial for the PANDAS/PANS Phenotype
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pediatric Acute Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS); Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated With Streptococcal Infections; Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

 

Last Updated: 6 May 2014

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PANS - A Detailed Study of the Patients, Their Symptoms, Biomarkers and Treatment Offered in a Scandinavian Cohort
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Obsessive-compulsive Disorder With Acute Onset; PANDAS; Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated With Streptococcal Infections; Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS); Childhood Acute Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (CANS); Obsessive-compulsive Disorder

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2014

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