TITLE

ANTI-NMDA RECEPTOR MEDIATED AUTOIMMUNE ENCEPHALITIS ASSOCIATED WITH AN OVARIAN TERATOMA

AUTHOR(S)
Zermansky, AJ; Sherrington, CS
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Mar2008, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Anti-NMDA receptor mediated autoimmune encephalitis associated with an ovarian teratoma," by A. J. Zermansky and C. S. Sherrington is presented.
ACCESSION #
31313166

 

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