Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis: clinico-pathological correlations

Bakheit, A. M. O., Kennedy, P. G. E. and Behan, P. O. (1990) Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis: clinico-pathological correlations. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 53(12), pp. 1084-1088. (doi: 10.1136/jnnp.53.12.1084)

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Three new cases of limbic encephalitis in association with malignancy are reported. The literature on this condition is reviewed and the clinical, laboratory and histopathological features of cases proven at necropsy are correlated. The possible pathogenic mechanism of this disorder is discussed.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Kennedy, Professor Peter
Authors: Bakheit, A. M. O., Kennedy, P. G. E., and Behan, P. O.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Infection Immunity and Inflammation
Journal Name:Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Publisher:BMJ Publishing Group
ISSN (Online):1468-330X

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