Autoimmune Epilepsy and/or Limbic Encephalitis Can Lead to Changes in Sleep Spindles


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Serdaroglu E., Tezer F. İ. , SAYGI S.

NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY, vol.55, no.4, pp.320-324, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/npa.2017.19442
  • Journal Name: NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.320-324
  • Keywords: Limbic encephalitis, autoimmune epilepsy, sleep, sleep spindle, polysomnography, NMDA-RECEPTOR ENCEPHALITIS, DIAGNOSIS, SYSTEM
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Sleep disorders have been described in patients with autoimmune limbic encephalitis (LE). The changes in sleep structure were also reported. Recently sleep spindle abnormalities such as asynchronous or prolonged spindles were observed children with LE.