Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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CNS Foundation

CNS Foundation's Mission is Three-fold: - Expedite scientific research to find treatments and cures for the more than 14 million children living with some form of neurological disorder - Provide families and health care professionals with up-to-date information and resources on the latest discoveries in pediatric neurology - Educate the public, and public officials, on the critical importance of funding pediatric neurological disorder research

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis" for support, advocacy or research.

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CNS Foundation

CNS Foundation's Mission is Three-fold: - Expedite scientific research to find treatments and cures for the more than 14 million children living with some form of neurological disorder - Provide families and health care professionals with up-to-date information and resources on the latest discoveries in pediatric neurology - Educate the public, and public officials, on the critical importance of funding pediatric neurological disorder research

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Last Updated: 12 Oct 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis" returned 139 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis with tics as first symptom.
 

Author(s): Pranab Kumar Dey, Tunisha Bhattacharya

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2013 Nov;50(11):1067-8.

 

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2014

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Atypical subacute sclerosing panencephalitis with short onset latency.
 

Author(s): Deepak Sachan

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2013 Oct;50(10):969.

 

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2013

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Epidemiology of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) in Germany from 2003 to 2009: a risk estimation.
 

Author(s): Katharina Schönberger, Maria-Sabine Ludwig, Manfred Wildner, Benedikt Weissbrich

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Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) is a fatal long-term complication of measles infection. We performed an estimation of the total number of SSPE cases in Germany for the period 2003 to 2009 and calculated the risk of SSPE after an acute measles infection. SSPE cases were ...

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2013

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The terms "Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis: results of the Canadian Paediatric Surveillance Program and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Craig Campbell, Simon Levin, Peter Humphreys, Wikke Walop, Renee Brannan

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Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis (SSPE) is so rare in developed countries with measles immunization programs that national active surveillance is now needed to capture sufficient number of cases for meaningful analysis of data. Through the Canadian Paediatric Surveillance Program ...

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2006

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[Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE): viral mutation and neuropathogenicity].
 

Author(s): Minoru Ayata, Hisashi Ogura

Journal: Uirusu. 2003 Jun;53(1):15-23.

 

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2003

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Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis.
 

Author(s): R K Garg

Journal: Postgrad Med J. 2002 Feb;78(916):63-70.

 

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) is a progressive neurological disorder of childhood and early adolescence. It is caused by persistent defective measles virus. Brain biopsies or postmortem histopathological examination show evidence of astrogliosis, neuronal loss, degeneration ...

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2002

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