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Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy Articles Published in 2012

Articles on Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy Published in 2012

Paediatric autoimmune encephalopathies: clinical features,  laboratory investigations and outcomes in patients with or without antibodies to known central nervous system autoantigens

Yael Hacohen, Sukhvir Wright, Patrick Waters, Shakti Agrawal, Lucinda Carr, Helen Cross, Carlos De Sousa, Catherine DeVile, Penny Fallon, Rajat Gupta, Tammy Hedderly, Elaine Hughes, Tim Kerr, Karine Lascelles, Jean-Pierre Lin, Sunny Philip, Keith Pohl, Prab Prabahkar, Martin Smith, Ruth Williams, Antonia Clarke, Cheryl Hemingway, Evangeline Wassmer, Angela Vincent, Ming J Lim

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2012 Nov 22.

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Autoimmune encephalitis in children. 

J Child Neurol. 2012 Nov;27(11):1460-9. Epub 2012 Aug 29.

T Armangue, M Petit-Pedrol, J Dalmau


Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy as the cause of deteriorating consciousness during treatment of Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis from breast cancer

J Clin Oncol. 2012 Oct 8. [Epub ahead of print]

YH Liang, PF Wu, CH Lin, YS Lu

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Anti-thyroid antibodies in two patients with subacute dementia, ataxia, and myoclonus

Daniel Kondziella, Klaus Hansen, Teresa Gonzalez, Peter Gideon, Ingelise Christiansen & Finn Sellebjerg

Ugeskr Læger 2012;174(9):577-579 (original in Danish; English translation available online)


A selective memory deficit caused by autoimmune encephalopathy associated with hashimoto thyroiditis.

C Koros, A Economou, G Mastorakos, A Bonakis, N Kalfakis, SG Papageorgiou

Cogn Behav Neurol. 2012 Sep;25(3):144-8.


Hashimoto’s encephalopathy presenting with multiple cranial nerve palsies and hemiparesis: A case report.

Saha S, Gupta RD, Mukherjee A, Singha A, Das D, Roy MK.

International Journal of Case Reports and Images 2012;3(5):31–35

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Opsoclonus as a manifestation of Hashimoto’s encephalopathy.

R Salazar, C Mehta, N Zaher, D Miller D.

J Clin Neurosci. 2012 Aug 10. [Epub ahead of print]


A patient with steroid responsive encephalopathy associated with autoimmune thyroiditis.

BK Tsang, N Crump, AJ Hughes

J Clin Neurosci 2012 Aug 9.


Hashimoto’s encephalopathy

B B Chaigne, E E Beaufils, Y Y Jouan, J J Magnant, F F Maillot, T T Constans, C C Hommet and K K Mondon

Rev Med Interne 2012 Jul;33(7):390-5


Steroid-responsive encephalopathy associated with hashimoto thyroiditis.

Pediatric Radiol.  July 2012  – Volume  42, Issue 7, pp. 891-3.

P. Zimmermann, E. Stranzinger


Hashimoto encephalopathy presenting as progressive myoclonus epilepsy syndrome

R Arya, V Anand, M Chansoria.

Eur J Paediatr Neurol. 2012 Jul 25. [Epub ahead of print]


Hashimoto’s encephalopathy cases: Chinese experience

Yi Tang, Yi Xing, Michael T Lin, Jin Zhang and Jianping Jia

BMC Neurology 24 July 2012, 12:60


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Hashimoto’s encephalopathy: neuropsychological findings.

I. Mazzù, S Mosti, C Caltagirone, GA Carlesimo

Neurol Sci. 2012 Jun;33(3):653-6.



Rituximab therapy in a patient with recurrent Hashimoto’s encephalitis, anti-GAD antibodies and progressive encephalomyelitis with rigidity and myoclonus

22nd Meeting of the European Neurological Society, Presentation on June 10, 2012 – Movement Disorders

D. Kassar, S. Damodaram, P. Chand, S. Iyadurai


Hashimoto encephalopathy and peripheral neuropathy in an Italian adolescent

V Salpietro, V Granata, A Polizzi, K Mankad, S Briuglia, R Gallizzi, G Tortorella, M Ruggieri

The Child Journal of Pediatrics, Vol 1, No. 2, June 2012: 9

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Pearls & Oy-sters: Hashimoto encephalopathy

Mitra Afshari, MD, MPH, Zahra S. Afshari, MD and Stephan U. Schuele, MD, MPH

Neurology May 29, 2012 vol. 78 no. 22 e134-e137

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Steroid-responsive encephalopathy associated with autoimmune thyroiditis presenting as confusion, dysphasia, and myoclonus

S. A. Ryan, C. Kennedy, and H. J. Harrington

Case Reports in Medicine (Hindawi Publishing Corp.): Volume 2012

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Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy

Gouranga Santra, Dibyendu De, Sibaji Phaujdar, Aniruddha Rudra, Partha Sarathi Dutta

Journal of the Association of Physicians of India – May 2012 – Vol. 60 – pp. 48-50

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Steroid-responsive encephalopathy associated with Graves’ disease

R. Dobrescu, D. Morosanu, S. Jercalau, C. Tiu & C. Badiu

European Society of Endocrinology, Endocrine Abstracts 2012 (May 2012), 29 P1708


Hashimoto Encephalopathy: A Rare Intricate Syndrome

J. Payer, T. Petrovic, L. Lisy, P. Langer

International Journal of Endocrinol Metab. April 2012 – Volume 10, Issue 2 – pp.506-14.

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Hashimoto’s encephalopathy presenting with micrographia as a typical feature of parkinsonism.

K K Inoue, J J Kitamura, M M Yoneda, E E Imamura and H H Tokinobu

Neurol Sci. 2012 Apr;33(2):395-7


Autoimmune encephalopathy associated with thyroid autoantibodies as the cause of reversible cognitive impairment

N Maroz, B Nechama, and RD Chow

Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives 2012, Vol 2, 11453 (April 2012)

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Immunopathology of autoantibody-associated encephalitides: clues for pathogenesis

Christian G. Bien, Angela Vincent, Michael H. Barnett, Albert J. Becker, Ingmar Blümcke, Francesc Graus, Kurt A. Jellinger, David E. Reuss, Teresa Ribalta, Jürgen Schlegel, Ian Sutton, Hans Lassmann and Jan Bauer

Oxford Journal: Brain, April 25, 2012 doi:10.1093/brain/aws082

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A case of Hashimoto’s encephalopathy presenting with seizures and psychosis.

Korean Journal of Pediatrics. 2012 Mar;55(3):111-3.

Lee MJ, Lee HS, Hwang JS, Jung DE.

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Paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia as the initial symptom of Hashimoto encephalopathy.

Ming-Yuan MY Liu, She-Qing SQ Zhang, Yong Y Hao and Hui-Min HM Zheng

CNS Neurosci Ther. 2012 Mar;18(3):271-3

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Steroid-responsive encephalopathy subsequently associated with Alzheimer’s disease pathology: a case series

Farrah J. Mateen, Keith A. Josephs, Joseph E. Parisi, Daniel A. Drubach, Richard J. Caselli, Kejal Kantarci, Clifford Jack & Bradley F. Boeve

Neurocase – 2012 -Volume 18, Issue 1, pp. 1-12


Hashimoto encephalopathy causing drug-resistant status epilepticus treated with plasmapheresis.

Pediatr Neurol. 2012 Feb;46(2):132-5.

O Bektas, A Yılmaz, T Kendirli, Z Sıklar, G Deda


New Scientific Articles added 07/21/2014

Many new scientific articles addressing Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy / Steroid Responsive Encephalopathy Associated with Thyroiditis were added today (July 21, 2014).

Please click on the “Scientific Research/Articles” tab above to find the citations to the new articles.

The full text of many of these articles is available without charge online. (see links)

New Scientific Articles Added 11/03/2013

Several new scientific articles addressing Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy / Steroid Responsive Encephalopathy Associated with Thyroiditis were added today (November 3, 2013).

Please click on the “Scientific Research/Articles” tab above to find the citations to the new articles.

The full text of several of these articles is available without charge online. (see links)

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