Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration

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Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration

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The terms "Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration" returned 35 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Antibody repertoire in paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration and small cell lung cancer.
 

Author(s): Lidia Sabater, Romana Höftberger, Anna Boronat, Albert Saiz, Josep Dalmau, Francesc Graus

Journal: PLoS ONE. 2013 ;8(3):e60438.

 

The goal of this study is to determine whether patients with paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration (PCD) and small-cell lung cancer (SCLC) have a specific repertoire of antibodies, if SOX1 antibodies (SOX1-ab) can predict the presence of SCLC, and if antibodies to cell surface antigens ...

Last Updated: 28 Mar 2013

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Anti-Yo antibody-mediated paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration in a female patient with pleural malignant mesothelioma.
 

Author(s): Ozgur Tanriverdi, Nezih Meydan, Sabri Barutca, Nazan Ozsan, Duygu Gurel, Ali Veral

Journal: Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2013 May;43(5):563-8.

 

Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration is a rare non-metastatic complication of malignancies. It presents with acute or subacute onset of ataxia, dysarthria and intention tremor. Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration is most commonly associated with malignancies of the ovary, breast ...

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2013

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Superior cerebellar hyperintense sign on FLAIR-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration.
 

Author(s): Marcelo de Melo Aragão, José Luiz Pedroso, Marcus Vinicius Cristino Albuquerque, Livia Almeida Dutra, Orlando Graziani Povoas Barsottini

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2012 Dec;70(12):967.

 

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2013

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The terms "Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gastric diffuse large B cell lymphoma presenting as paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration: case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): K C Lakshmaiah, B K Viveka, N Anil Kumar, Monika L Saini, Sanjib Sinha, Kamal S Saini

Journal: J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. 2013 Dec;25(4):231-5.

 

Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration (PCD) is a type of paraneoplastic neurological disorder (PND) that is associated with many solid tumors, Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) and very rarely with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL). We report a case of PCD associated with gastric diffuse large ...

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2013

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A case of follicular lymphoma associated with paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration.
 

Author(s): Yayoi Shimazu, Eiko N Minakawa, Momoko Nishikori, Masafumi Ihara, Yuichiro Hashi, Hirofumi Matsuyama, Masakatsu Hishizawa, Sonoyo Yoshida, Toshiyuki Kitano, Tadakazu Kondo, Takayuki Ishikawa, Ryosuke Takahashi, Akifumi Takaori-Kondo

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2012 ;51(11):1387-92.

 

Paraneoplastic neurological disorders (PND) are neurological effects of malignancy that are recognized as immune-mediated disorders caused by aberrant expression of a tumor antigen that is normally expressed in the nervous system. We report a case of cerebellar ataxia which turned ...

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2012

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Anti-Ri-associated paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration. Report of a case and revision of the literature.
 

Author(s): Michelangelo Mancuso, Daniele Orsucci, Andrea Bacci, Elena Caldarazzo Ienco, Gabriele Siciliano

Journal: Arch Ital Biol. 2011 Sep;149(3):318-22.

 

Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration associated with anti-Ri antibodies mainly presents with opsoclonus-myoclonus-ataxia. We report here the case of a patient with anti-Ri-antibody paraneoplastic syndrome, who presented four years after treatment for small-cell lung cancer (SCLC) ...

Last Updated: 26 Oct 2011

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