EPILEPSY RESEARCH, vol.135, pp.131-136, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
autoantibodies, epilepsy of unknown cause, autoimmunity, focal epilepsy, prognosis, ACID DECARBOXYLASE ANTIBODIES, POTASSIUM CHANNEL ANTIBODY, LIMBIC ENCEPHALITIS, AUTOIMMUNE EPILEPSY, NEURONAL AUTOANTIBODIES, IMMUNOTHERAPY, OUTCOMES, MANAGEMENT, DISORDERS, ADULTS
Background: and Objective Autoimmunity is an emerging field of research in the etiology of different neurological disorders including epilepsy. We aimed to investigate the presence of neuronal autoantibodies in focal epilepsy with unknown cause and their clinical correlates in both drug-responsive and resistant patients.