NMDA receptor encephalitis with cancer of unknown primary origin

Çoban A., GÜNDOGDU G., Poyraz M., Yegen G., DEMIRTAŞ-TATLIDEDE A., Bilgiç B., ...More

TUMORI, vol.102, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 102
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5301/tj.5000447
  • Journal Name: TUMORI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Autoimmune encephalitis, Ion channel antibody, Metastatic tumor, NMDA receptor
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis may present as a paraneoplastic syndrome in young women and is often associated with ovarian teratoma.