Investigation of neuronal auto-antibodies in systemic lupus erythematosus patients with epilepsy


Karaaslan Z. , Ekizoglu E. , Tekturk P., Erdag E., Tuzun E. , Bebek N. , ...More

EPILEPSY RESEARCH, vol.129, pp.132-137, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 129
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2016.12.006
  • Title of Journal : EPILEPSY RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.132-137
  • Keywords: Epilepsy, Neuronal auto-antibodies, Hippocampal neuropil, Systemic lupus erythematosus, TEMPORAL-LOBE EPILEPSY, NEUROPSYCHIATRIC MANIFESTATIONS, GLUTAMATE-RECEPTOR, ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID ANTIBODIES, SEIZURE DISORDERS, INCEPTION COHORT, ENCEPHALITIS, PREVALENCE, ASSOCIATIONS, DEFINITIONS

Abstract

Purpose: Epilepsy is an important feature for neuropsychiatric involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) with unknown mechanism. Our aim was to investigate the presence of neuronal auto-antibodies (NAbs) in neuropsychiatric SLE (NPSLE).