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  1. [An autopsied case of progressive supranuclear palsy, initially diagnosed as spinocerebellar degeneration with severe olivopontocerebellar involvement].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):756 (2011) PMID 22019867

    A Japanese female patient presented with dysarthria and gait disturbance with ataxia at the age of 63. She was initially diagnosed with spinocerebellar degeneration because a head CT showed atrophy of the cerebellum and brainstem, and dilatation of the fourth ventricle. Symptoms including abnorm...
  2. [A longitudinal cause-of-death analysis of patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):743 (2011) PMID 22019865

    Mechanical ventilation (MV) and cardiac protective therapy have improved the prognosis and quality of life of patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). To understand how these therapies have changed prognosis, we performed a cause-of-death analysis in DMD patients. Mean age at death befor...
  3. [A case of limbic encephalitis associated with leucine-rich glioma-inactivated 1 antibody].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):774 (2011) PMID 22019871

    We report a 55-year-old woman with limbic encephalitis associated with leucine-rich glioma-inactivated 1 (LGI1) antibody. She first developed a generalized seizure, following by consciousness loss. Although anticonvulant was initially effective, she began to present frequently with seizure and m...
  4. [A case of status epilepticus with a possible therapeutic effect by dantrolene sodium].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):777 (2011) PMID 22019872

    We report a 62-year-old man who have taken major tranquilizer for schizophrenia for the past 24 years. He had sudden generalized tonic-clonic seizure and consciousness loss on April 2010. He was administered diazepam, phenytoin, phenobarbital intravenously and drip-infused with midazolam continu...
  5. [Rapid improvement by rituximab treatment in a case of demyelinating polyneuropathy with anti-myelin-associated glycoprotein antibody].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):761 (2011) PMID 22019868

    Polyneuropathy associated with antibodies directed against myelin-associated glycoprotein (MAG) is a chronic symmetric sensorimotor demyelinating neuropathy caused by monoclonal IgM against MAG (anti-MAG neuropathy). Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy (IVIg) has been partially successful in pati...
  6. [A case of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with bilateral vocal cord paralysis necessitating tracheotomy].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):765 (2011) PMID 22019869

    Vocal cord movement disorders are increasingly recognized in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). We describe a patient with limb-onset ALS who developed vocal cord paralysis. A 74-year-old Japanese male consulted our clinic with a 6-month history of weakness in both arms. His fami...
  7. [Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy after head trauma: a case report].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):781 (2011) PMID 22019873

    A previously healthy 34-year-old man sustained multiple skull fractures in a traffic accident. Radiological findings and visual field examination did not detect any abnormality. Shortly after the accident, he noticed blurred vision in both eyes. Six months after the accident, he gradually develo...
  8. [A case of intravascular malignant lymphoma with initial progressive non-specific neurological symptoms].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):751 (2011) PMID 22019866

    A 79-year-old woman was admitted to a nearby hospital for seven days due to low-grade fever, loss of appetite and general fatigue. She was diagnosed with normal condition and discharged. She was admitted to our hospital one week later with disturbed consciousness. Laboratory findings upon admiss...
  9. [A case of CADASIL without characteristic anterior temporal pole lesion diagnosed by skin biopsy].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(10):770 (2011) PMID 22019870

    A 40 year-old man with migraine presented cerebral ischemic attacks several times in one year. He had no risk factors for cerebrovascular disease including hypertension, but had strong family history suggesting autosomal dominant inheritance. A brain MRI on T(2) weighted and FLAIR images reveale...
  10. [A survey of cardiologists, diabetologists, gynecologists and ophthalmologists practicing in Osaka on the medical consultation behaviors of myotonic dystrophy patients].

    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 51(9):677 (2011) PMID 21946424

    An anonymous postal survey of cardiologists, diabetologists, gynecologists, and ophthalmologists in Osaka was performed to assess the medical care-seeking behaviors of and problems associated with the medical management of patients with myotonic dystrophy (DM). The questionnaires were sent to 92...