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Title Inflammatory and autoimmune disorders of the nervous system in children / edited by Russell C. Dale and Angela Vincent ; [editor Hilary Hart]
Published London : Mac Keith, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 504 pages, 8 pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Clinics in developmental medicine ; no. 184-185
Clinics in developmental medicine ; nos. 184-185
Contents Central Nervous System Vasculitis / Jorina Elbers and Susanne M. Benseler -- Macrophage Activation Syndromes / Marc Tardieu and Nizar Mahlaoui -- Aicardi-Goutières Syndrome and Related Disorders / John B.P. Stephenson and Yanick J. Crow -- Neonatal-Onset Multisystem Inflammatory Disorder/Chronic Infantile Neurological Cutaneous Syndrome / Simon R. Ling and P. Ian Andrews -- Folate Receptor Autoimmunity in Cerebral Folate Deficiency / Vincent T. Ramaekers and Edward V. Quadros -- Innate Immue System and Inflammatory Mechanisms in Neurodegenerative Disorders / Ming Lim, Mylvaganam Jeyakumar, and Francis Platt -- Glutamate Receptor Autoantibodies in Epilepsy, Systemic Lupus Erythematosis and Encephalitis / Mia Levite and Yonatan Ganor -- Autoimmune Channelopathies and Other Antibody-Associated Neurological Disorders / Angela Vincent and Russell C. Dale -- Childhood Autoimmune Myasthenia / Jeremy Parr, Sandeep Jayawant, Camilla Buckley, and Angela Vincent -- Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy in Childhood / Monique M. Ryan, John D. Pollard, and Robert A. Ouvrier -- Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis / Elizabeth Stringer and Brian M. Feldman -- Inflammatory Mechanisms in Genetic Neuromuscular Disorders / James G. Tidball and Michelle Wehling-Henriks
Introduction / Russell C. Dale and Angela Vincent -- Inflammation and Autoimmunity : A Nervous System Perspective / Fabienne Brilot -- New International Definitions for Central Nervous System Demyelination Syndromes in Children / Russell C. Dale and Silvia N. Tenembaum -- Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis / Silvia N. Tenembaum and Tanuja Chitnis -- Childhood Multiple Sclerosis / Yann Mikaeloff, Russell C. Dale and Marc Tardieu -- Multiple Sclerosis : An Adult Perspective / Gavin Giovannoni and Samuel Jackson -- Transverse Myelitis / Michael Levy and Douglas Kerr -- Optic Neuritis in Children / Brenda L. Banwell and Raymond Buncic -- Sydenham Chorea / Francisco Cardoso -- Paediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infection / Tanya Murphy and Ana Segarra-Brechtel -- Opsoclonus-Myclonus Syndrome / Michael R. Pranzatelli and Elizabeth Tate -- Other Immune-Mediated Extrapyramidal Movement Disorders / Russell C. Dale -- Post-Infectious Ataxia and Cerebellitis / Deepak Gill -- Rasmussen Encephalitis / Christian G. Bien and Jan Bauer -- Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of Childhood Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Antiphospholipid Syndrome / Liora Harel and Emily von Scheven
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Inflammation.
Nervous system -- Diseases.
Pediatric neurology.
Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System.
Nervous System Diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Dale, Russell C.
Hart, Hilary.
Vincent, Angela.
LC no. 2011289115
ISBN 1898683913 (electronic bk.)
9781898683919 (electronic bk.)