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  • Condition: Sclerosing Panencephalitis
  • Journal: Pediatric neurology
  • Treatment Used: Aprepitant
  • Number of Patients: 62
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In this study, researchers evaluated the safety and effectiveness of aprepitant for the treatment of sclerosing panencephalitis.
  • Condition: Infection-Associated Opsoclonus in Children in India
  • Journal: Journal of child neurology
  • Treatment Used: Steroids
  • Number of Patients: 15
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This case series describes children in India who were diagnosed with infection-associated opsoclonus (rapid, uncontrolled eye movement) treated with steroids.
  • Condition: Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis (SSPE) Causing Rapidly Progressive Dementia and Myoclonic Jerks in a Sexagenarian Woman
  • Journal: Tremor and other hyperkinetic movements (New York, N.Y.)
  • Treatment Used: Clonazepam and Valproic Acid
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 62-year-old woman who presented with rapidly progressive dementia and myoclonus who was diagnosed with subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) and treated with clonazepam and valproic acid.
  • Condition: Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis (SSPE)
  • Journal: Developmental medicine and child neurology
  • Treatment Used: Immunosuppression and Carbemazepine
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article reported current data relating to the clinical phenotype, epidemiology, and understanding of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE), inclusive of preventive interventions.
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