Efficacy and safety of pulsed radiofrequency modulation of thoracic dorsal root ganglion or intercostal nerve on postherpetic neuralgia in aged patients: a retrospective study
Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) is common in elderly patients and can be alleviated by pulsed radiofrequency (PRF). However, PRF treatments display different efficacy on different nerves. The purpose of this stud... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 24, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Xuehua Huang, Yanfeng Ma, Weimin Wang, Yunxiu Guo, Bo Xu and Ke Ma Tags: Research Source Type: research

Gliosarcoma vs. glioblastoma: a retrospective case series using molecular profiling
Gliosarcoma (GS) refers to the presence of mesenchymal differentiation (as seen using light microscopy) in the setting of glioblastoma (GB, an astrocytoma, WHO Grade 4). Although the same approach to treatment... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 23, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Christopher Dardis, David Donner, Nader Sanai, Joanne Xiu, Sandeep Mittal, Sharon K. Michelhaugh, Manjari Pandey, Santosh Kesari, Amy B. Heimberger, Zoran Gatalica, Michael W. Korn, Ashley L. Sumrall and Surasak Phuphanich Tags: Research Source Type: research

Google search behavior for meningitis and its vaccines: an infodemiological study
The internet has made significant contributions towards health education. Analyzing the pattern of online behavior regarding meningitis and vaccinations may be worthwhile. It is hypothesized that the online se... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 23, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: John Angelo Luigi S. Perez, Adrian I. Espiritu and Roland Dominic G. Jamora Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sativex ® (nabiximols) cannabinoid oromucosal spray in patients with resistant multiple sclerosis spasticity: the Belgian experience
This retrospective study evaluates patient-reported outcomes in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) spasticity who were treated with a cannabinoid oromucosal spray (Sativex ®, USAN name: nabiximols) after not... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 22, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Marie D ’hooghe, Barbara Willekens, Valerie Delvaux, Miguel D’haeseleer, Daniel Guillaume, Guy Laureys, Guy Nagels, Patrick Vanderdonckt, Vincent Van Pesch and Veronica Popescu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Tocilizumab-associated posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in giant-cell arteritis – case report
We describe one of the first cases of a Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) under tocilizumab as treatment of Giant cell arteritis (GCA). (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 22, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Michaela Butryn, Sabine Mewes, Eugen Feist, Oliver Beuing, Christian M üller and Jens Neumann Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Risk factors for postoperative ischemic complications in pediatric moyamoya disease
Ischemic events are the most common postoperative complication in bypass surgery for moyamoya disease (MMD), but the risk factors for pediatric MMD remain unclear. The goal of the study was to investigate the ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 22, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Xiaofeng Deng, Peicong Ge, Rong Wang, Dong Zhang, Jizong Zhao and Yan Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effects of long-term anti-seizure medication monotherapy on all-cause death in patients with post-stroke epilepsy: a nationwide population-based study in Taiwan
We aim to compare the effect of long-term anti-seizure medication (ASM) monotherapy on the risk of death and new ischemic stroke in patients with post-stroke epilepsy (PSE). (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 21, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Chia-Yu Hsu, Chun-Yu Cheng, Jiann-Der Lee, Meng Lee and Bruce Ovbiagele Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cerebellar venous thrombosis mimicking a cerebellar tumor due to polycythemia vera: a case report
Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) occurs rarely in the general population and is frequently associated with confused clinical findings and delayed diagnosis. Isolated cerebellar cortical vein thrombosis is a ve... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 16, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Hongfeng Wen, Di Jin, Yu Chen, Bin Cui and Tianyi Xiao Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Overall trend towards headache remission during the COVID-19 pandemic among Chinese patients with pre-existing headache highlights the role of family support
The global status of the COVID-19 pandemic is not optimistic. This is a particularly vulnerable time for patients with pre-existing headache disorders. The present study aimed to investigate the impact of the ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 15, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Qiaoyu Gong, Shuping Liu, Ruiting Li, Lihua Yao and Zheman Xiao Tags: Research Source Type: research

The role of a virtual avatar in attention and memory tasks in Rett syndrome
Since subjects with Rett syndrome (RTT) focus their attention mainly on the faces of people with whom they interact, in this study the role of a human-like smart interactive agent (an avatar) in enhancing cogn... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 14, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Rosa Angela Fabio, Giorgia Pergolizzi, Andrea Nucita, Giancarlo Iannizzotto and Tindara Capr ì Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Initial in-hospital heart rate is associated with three-month functional outcomes after acute ischemic stroke
Increased heart rate (HR) has been associated with stroke risk and outcomes. (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 11, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Ya-Wen Kuo, Meng Lee, Yen-Chu Huang and Jiann-Der Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Validity and reliability of the Georgian-language brief international cognitive assessment for multiple sclerosis (BICAMS)
Cognitive impairment is one of the common features of multiple sclerosis (MS). Despite high prevalence, cognitive decline is often overlooked by neurologists. The Brief International Cognitive Assessment for M... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 9, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Nazibrola Botchorishvili, Nino Shiukashvili, Nina Mikeladze, Ann Dzagnidze, Nino Mikava, Maia Tighashvili and Marina Janelidze Tags: Research Source Type: research

Serial magnetic resonance imaging changes of pseudotumor lesions in retinal vasculopathy with cerebral leukoencephalopathy and systemic manifestations: a case report
Retinal vasculopathy with cerebral leukoencephalopathy and systemic manifestations (RVCL-S) is an adult-onset rare monogenic microvasculopathy. Its typical neuroimaging features are punctate white matter lesio... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 9, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Yuying Yan, Shuai Jiang, Ruilin Wang, Xiang Wang, Peng Li and Bo Wu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Low dose statins improve prognosis of ischemic stroke patients with intravenous thrombolysis
For acute ischaemic stroke patients, it is uncertain whether intravenous thrombolysis combined with statins might increase the therapeutic effect. Additionally, using high-intensity statins after thrombolysis ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 9, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Chaohua Cui, Yanbo Li, Jiajia Bao, Shuju Dong, Lijie Gao and Li He Tags: Research Source Type: research

EGFR-mutant NSCLC presenting with stroke and massive systemic embolization as the first manifestation: case report
Presentation with massive systemic embolization as the initial manifestation of occult malignancy is infrequent. The standard management of cancer-related arterial thromboembolism has not yet been established. (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 9, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Zheng Wang, Jiangyong Miao, Lina Wang, Ying Liu, Hui Ji, Xiangjian Zhang and Lili Cui Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Lacosamide-induced sinus node dysfunction followed by severe agranulocytosis
Lacosamide (LCM) is the antiepileptic drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2008 that facilitates slow activation of the voltage-gated sodium channels. Neutropenia and cardiac events includ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 8, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Makoto Shibata, Reona Hoshino, Chisato Shimizu, Masayuki Sato, Natsumi Furuta and Yoshio Ikeda Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Clinical Ethics Consultation in Neurology – a case series
The concept of clinical ethics consultation (CECs) was implemented to provide support in ethical controversies in clinical settings and are offered in at least every second hospital in Germany. Neurological di... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 4, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Benjamin Ilse, Bernd Alt-Epping, Albrecht G ünther, Jan Liman and Alfred Simon Tags: Research Source Type: research

Recurrent epistaxis from inflamed granulated tissue and an associated pseudoaneurysm of the internal carotid artery: case report
Chronic inflamed tissue in nasal cavity is a rare complication of transsphenoidal approach (TSA). Inflamed tissue is rich in blood vessels, which can lead to frequent nosebleeds. In addition, chronic inflammat... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - June 3, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Ja Yoon Kim, Yong Bae Kim and Joonho Chung Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Clinical characteristics and neuroimaging findings of seven patients with Dyke Davidoff Masson syndrome
DDMS is a rare disease diagnosed by clinical and radiological characteristics. But the complexity of radiological and clinical manifestations of DDMS has become a challenge diagnostically. To date, the reporte... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 31, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Bing Wang, Wentao Jiang, Weiqiang Yan, Jianhong Tian, Jianxing Xu, Yulin Li, Yanzhen Zhao, Yi Dai, Guanxun Cheng and Gangqiang Hou Tags: Research Source Type: research

The course of facial corticobulbar tract fibers in the dorsolateral medulla oblongata
The course of the corticobulbar tract (CBT) to the facial nucleus has been investigated by some previous studies. However, there are some unclear points of the course of the CBT to the facial nucleus. This stu... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 31, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Takamichi Kanbayashi and Masahiro Sonoo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Graves ’ disease with anti-GQ1b antibody syndrome: a rare case report
In this study, we present the case of a woman wh... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 28, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Tao Liang, Zhiwei Zhou, Xiaolin Hu and Zhong Luo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Assessing migraine patients with multifocal pupillographic objective perimetry
To establish the effects of stimulating intrinsically-photosensitive retinal ganglion cells (ipRGCs) on migraine severity, and to determine if migraine produces objectively-measured visual field defects. (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 26, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Eman N. Ali, Corinne F. Carle, Christian J. Lueck, Maria Kolic and Ted Maddess Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Gender differences in comorbidities and risk factors in ischemic stroke patients with a history of atrial fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is a common cardiac arrhythmia and has been identified as a major risk factor for acute ischemic stroke (AIS). Gender differences in the disease process, causative mechanisms and outco... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 25, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Chase Rathfoot, Camron Edrissi, Carolyn Breauna Sanders, Krista Knisely, Nicolas Poupore and Thomas Nathaniel Tags: Research Source Type: research

Primary intracranial germ cell tumour originating from right brachium Pontis with hypertrophic Olivary degeneration: a case report
Primary right brachium pontis germinoma with hypertrophic olivary degeneration (HOD) is extremely rare. A preoperative diagnosis is challenging due to the absence of characterized clinical and neuroimaging fea... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 25, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Yanong Li, Peng Wang, Jin Feng, Jiayi Wang, Jing Zhang and Xiaoguang Qiu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Risk of ischaemic stroke associated with antiepileptic drugs: a population-based case-control study in Catalonia
Cerebrovascular disorders have occurred more frequently in some Central Nervous System (CNS) disorders, such as epilepsy. Some CNS drugs have been associated with increased stroke risk. Our aim was to estimate... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 24, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Maria Giner-Soriano, Josep Ramon Marsal, Ainhoa Gomez-Lumbreras and Rosa Morros Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ala97Ser transthyretin amyloidosis-associated polyneuropathy, clinical and neurophysiological profiles in a Thai cohort
Ala97Ser transthyretin amyloidosis-associated polyneuropathy (ATTRA97S-PN) is a rare form of inherited polyneuropathy, usually manifesting with late-onset (> 50) progressive polyneuropathy. This mutation is mo... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 22, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Nath Pasutharnchat, Chamaiporn Taychargumpoo, Yongkasem Vorasettakarnkij and Jakkrit Amornvit Tags: Research Source Type: research

Midterm prognosis and surgical implication for clival chordomas after extended transsphenoidal tumor removal and gamma knife radiosurgery
Treating chordoma through surgery alone is often ineffective. Thus, surgery often performed with irradiation, with a reported 5-year survival rate of 60 –75%. The clinical course varies, and disease rarity prev... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 22, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Yoshikazu Ogawa, Hidefumi Jokura and Teiji Tominaga Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Neurological manifestations of polyarteritis nodosa: a tour of the neuroaxis by case series
Heterogenous central nervous system (CNS) neurologic manifestations of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) are underrecognized. We review three cases of patients with PAN that illustrate a range of nervous system patho... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 21, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Cathra Halabi, Erika K. Williams, Ramin A. Morshed, Mauro Caffarelli, Christine Anastasiou, Tarik Tihan, Daniel Cooke, Adib A. Abla, Christopher F. Dowd, Vinil Shah, Sharon Chung and Megan B. Richie Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Crossed brainstem syndrome revealing bleeding brainstem cavernous malformation: an illustrative case
Since the nineteenth century, a great variety of crossed brainstem syndromes (CBS) have been described in the medical literature. A CBS typically combines ipsilateral cranial nerves deficits to contralateral l... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 20, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Nathan Beucler, S ébastien Boissonneau, Aurélia Ruf, Stéphane Fuentes, Romain Carron and Henry Dufour Tags: Case report Source Type: research

MRI-based early diagnosis: a diabetic Charcot spine case report
Spinal neuroarthropathy (SNA), also known as Charcot spine, is an uncommon aggressive arthropathy, secondary to loss of proprioceptive and nociceptive feedback from the spine. A diagnosis of SNA is frequently ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 19, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Barbara Limberger Nedel, Juliana Avila Duarte and Fernando Gerchman Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Autoimmune encephalitis in a South Asian population
Autoimmune encephalitis (AE) is now considered a main, potentially curable cause of encephalitis, but remains conspicuously underreported from South Asia. We studied the clinical characteristics in relation to... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 19, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Nilanka Wickramasinghe, Dhanushka Dasanayake, Neelika Malavige, Rajiva de Silva and Thashi Chang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Accelerating diagnosis of Parkinson ’s disease through risk prediction
Characterization of prediagnostic Parkinson ’s Disease (PD) and early prediction of subsequent development are critical for preventive interventions, risk stratification and understanding of disease pathology. ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 18, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: William Yuan, Brett Beaulieu-Jones, Richard Krolewski, Nathan Palmer, Christine Veyrat-Follet, Francesca Frau, Caroline Cohen, Sylvie Bozzi, Meaghan Cogswell, Dinesh Kumar, Catherine Coulouvrat, Bruno Leroy, Tanya Z. Fischer, S. Pablo Sardi, Karen J. Chan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Learning to play golf for elderly people with subjective memory complaints: feasibility of a single ‐blinded randomized pilot trial
Subjective Memory Complaints (SMC) in elderly people due to preclinical Alzheimer ’s Disease may be associated with dysregulation of the Kynurenine Pathway (KP), with an increase in neurotoxic metabolites that ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 17, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Julia K. Stroehlein, Solveig Vieluf, Philipp Zimmer, Alexander Schenk, Max Oberste, Christian Goelz, Franziska van den Bongard and Claus Reinsberger Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Endovascular treatment of vertebral and basilar artery aneurysms with low-profile visualized intraluminal support device
The Low-profile Visualized Intraluminal Support (LVIS) device is a self-expanding, nitinol, single-braid, closed-cell device that was recently developed for endovascular embolization of intracranial aneurysms.... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 15, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Quanlong Hong, Wenqiang Li, Jing Ma, Peng Jiang and Yisen Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

First report of Bickerstaff ’s brainstem encephalitis caused by Salmonella Dublin: a case report
Diseases caused by nontyphoid Salmonella can range from mild, to self-limiting gastroenteritis and severe invasive infection. Relatively rarely, Salmonella may cause severe encephalopathy. (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 15, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Jiangbo Xie, Tingting Zhang and Tao Liu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Identification of upregulated NF- κB inhibitor alpha and IRAK3 targeting lncRNA following intracranial aneurysm rupture-induced subarachnoid hemorrhage
This study was performed to identify genes and lncRNAs involved in the pathogenesis of subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) from ruptured intracranial aneurysm (RIA). (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 14, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Wei Leng, Dan Fan, Zhong Ren and Qiaoying Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Time course of outcome in poor grade subarachnoid hemorrhage patients: a longitudinal retrospective study
Neurological outcome and mortality of patients suffering from poor grade subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) may have changed over time. Several factors, including patients ’ characteristics, the presence of hydrocep... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 13, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Elisa Gouv êa Bogossian, Daniela Diaferia, Andrea Minini, Narcisse Ndieugnou Djangang, Marco Menozzi, Lorenzo Peluso, Filippo Annoni, Jacques Creteur, Sophie Schuind, Olivier Dewitte and Fabio Silvio Taccone Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and profile of nocturnal disturbances in Chinese patients with advanced-stage Parkinson ’s disease: a cross-sectional epidemiology study
The impact of nocturnal disturbance (ND) in Parkinson ’s disease on quality of life of patients in Western Countries is increasingly understood. Our study aimed to investigate ND prevalence and its quality of l... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 12, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Guiying He, Chun-Feng Liu, Qinyong Ye, Zhenguo Liu, Miao Jin, Huifang Shang, Ling Chen, Houzhen Tuo, Hong Jiang, Jifu Cai, Kalpesh Joshi, James Cooper, Lu Zi and Shengdi Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

BRAFnon-V600E more frequently co-occurs with IDH1/2 mutations in adult patients with gliomas than in patients harboring BRAFV600E but without a survival advantage
The effects of BRAFnon-V600E and BRAFV600E on the outcomes and the molecular characteristics of adult glioma patients are unknown and need to be explored, although BRAFV600E has been extensively studied in pediat... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 12, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Wei Wang, Maode Wang, Haitao Jiang, Tuo Wang and Rong Da Tags: Research Source Type: research

Explaining the facilitators of quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis: a qualitative study
In patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), the disease ’s complications and manifestations affect a person’s ability to function normally and leads to further disruptions in their education, family life, job opp... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 11, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Atefeh Homayuni, Sedigheh Abedini, Zahra Hosseini, Masoud Etemadifar and Amin Ghanbarnejad Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Agreement between neuroimages and reports for natural language processing-based detection of silent brain infarcts and white matter disease
There are numerous barriers to identifying patients with silent brain infarcts (SBIs) and white matter disease (WMD) in routine clinical care. A natural language processing (NLP) algorithm may identify patient... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 11, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Lester Y. Leung, Sunyang Fu, Patrick H. Luetmer, David F. Kallmes, Neel Madan, Gene Weinstein, Vance T. Lehman, Charlotte H. Rydberg, Jason Nelson, Hongfang Liu and David M. Kent Tags: Research Source Type: research

The role of surgical resection in primary central nervous system lymphoma: a single-center retrospective analysis of 70 patients
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of surgical resection and stereotactic biopsy on the complication rate, progression-free survival (PFS) and overall survival (OS) of 70 patients diagnosed at a ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 11, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Shiqiang Wu, Junwen Wang, Weihua Liu, Feng Hu, Kai Zhao, Wei Jiang, Ting Lei and Kai Shu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prognostic value of the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in acute ischemic stroke patients treated with intravenous thrombolysis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
The relationship between the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and poor prognostics in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients who receive intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) remains controversial. The purpose of t... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 11, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Chengbing Wang, Qian Zhang, Mingwei Ji, Jing Mang and Zhongxin Xu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Post-traumatic cerebral fat embolism syndrome with a favourable outcome: a case report
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Source: BMC Neurology - May 11, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Wei Wang, Weibi Chen, Yan Zhang, Yingying Su and Yuping Wang Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Ipsilateral hypoperfusion caused by intracerebral steal phenomenon after carotid artery stenting: a case report
Abnormal hypoperfusion on the surgical side after carotid artery stenting is rare. Neurological deterioration caused by it is deceptive, which can easily lead to misdiagnosis. The mechanism of hypoperfusion ha... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 8, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Zhizhong Yan, Zhonghua Shi, Yuhai Wang, Chunlei Zhang, Huize Liu, Jin Cai and Xin Zhang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Risk factors related balance disorder for patients with dizziness/vertigo
When dizziness/vertigo patients presented with balance disorder, it will bring severe morbidity. There is currently lack of research to explore risk factor related balance disorder in dizziness patients, espec... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 8, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Zhentang Cao, Cuiting Zhu, Yanan Zhou, Yan Wang, Meimei Chen, Yi Ju and Xingquan Zhao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Study of the collagen type VI alpha 3 (COL6A3) gene in Parkinson ’s disease
To date, the genetic contribution to Parkinson ’s disease (PD) remains unclear. Mutations in the collagen type VI alpha 3 (COL6A3) gene were recently identified as a cause of isolated dystonia. Since PD and dyston... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 8, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Chong-Yao Jin, Ran Zheng, Zhi-Hao Lin, Nai-Jia Xue, Ying Chen, Ting Gao, Yi-Qun Yan, Yi Fang, Ya-Ping Yan, Xin-Zhen Yin, Jun Tian, Jia-Li Pu and Bao-Rong Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Headache from clinically confirmed hemicrania continua arising from the sternocleidomastoid muscle: a case report
A patient with a history of cluster headaches, now in remission, presented with confirmed hemicrania continua that resolved with a local anaesthetic injection into the Sternocleidomastoid (SCM) muscle. To the ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 3, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Osnat Wende and Shira Markowitz Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Morvan syndrome associated with LGI1 antibody: a case report
Morvan syndrome (MoS) is a rare autoimmune syndrome associated with antibodies against two kinds of potassium channel proteins, contactin associated protein-like 2 (CASPR2) and leucine-rich glioma inactivated ... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 3, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Shui-Jing Zhang, Yan-Yan Xue, Hao Yu and Qing-Qing Tao Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Rituximab and risk of COVID-19 infection and its severity in patients with MS and NMOSD
Choosing a safe disease modifying therapy during the COVID-19 pandemic is challenging. This case series study was conducted to determine the incidence rate and the course of Covid-19 infection in MS/NMOSD pati... (Source: BMC Neurology)
Source: BMC Neurology - May 1, 2021 Category: Neurology Authors: Sara Esmaeili, Mohammad Hossein Abbasi, Meysam Abolmaali, Mohammad Mojtahed, Seyedeh Niloufar Rafiei Alavi, Sevim Soleimani, Mahisa Mokhtari, Jaber Hatam, Samaneh Tanhapour Khotbehsara, Mohammad Reza Motamed, Mohammad Taghi Joghataei, Zahra Mirzaasgari an Tags: Research Source Type: research