Do the neurologists recognize autoimmune epilepsy well enough? What is the effect of the pandemic on this matter?


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Yavuz E. N. V. , Altindag E., Tuzun E. , Baykan B.

NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES, 2022 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s10072-022-06044-5
  • Title of Journal : NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Keywords: Autoimmune epilepsy, Anti-neuronal antibodies, Neurologist, Awareness, COVID-19, NMDA RECEPTOR ENCEPHALITIS, TEMPORAL-LOBE EPILEPSY, NEURONAL AUTOANTIBODIES, DISORDERS, SEIZURES

Abstract

Introduction The concept of "autoimmune epilepsy" (AE) has been emphasized more frequently through the recent increase in recognition of various autoantibodies specific to neuronal proteins.