Journal of Neurology (2018) 265:1708–1710 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00415-018-8918-4 LE T TER TO THE EDITORS 1 1 1 1 1 Judith N. Wagner · Gabriele Schwarz · Gertraud Puttinger · Anna Maria Hengsberger · Stefan Guggenberger · 2 3 4 1 Serge Weis · Johannes Trenkler · Martin Aichholzer · Tim J. von Oertzen Received: 17 April 2018 / Revised: 23 May 2018 / Accepted: 25 May 2018 / Published online: 30 May 2018 © Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2018 Dear Sirs, and dexamethasone were introduced and the patient was dis- charged to a rehabilitation unit on day 45. We report on a patient diagnosed with anti-NMDA receptor Due to severe progressive dysarthria and dysphagia, the (NMDAR) encephalitis after epilepsy surgery. We argue that patient was transferred back to our hospital on day 56. Sub- the encephalitis was directly induced by brain surgery, which sequently, the patient developed a new paresis of the right would render it the first such case published. arm. An MRI on day 56 revealed progress of the lesions A 40-year-old male had suffered from HSV1-encepha- (Fig. 1). CSF analysis showed 17 cells/µl. The HSV1-IgG-AI litis (HSVE) at the age of 3 years and subsequently devel- was elevated (4.47), HSV-PCR remained negative. Therapy oped drug-resistant frontal lobe epilepsy. Previous
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Published: May 30, 2018
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