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J Healthc Eng


Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis: Retrospective Analysis of 15 Cases, Literature Review, and Implications for Gynecologists.


Liu Y, Tian Y, Guo R, Xu X, Zhang M, Li Z, Xiao Y, Cao W, Gao H, Kong D, Du Y, Meng L, Zhang J, Huang X
J Healthc Eng. 2022; 2022:4299791.
PMID: 35340259.


Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor encephalitis is a rare form of autoimmune encephalitis caused by anti-NMDA receptor antibodies. This disease mainly affects women of childbearing age and is commonly associated with ovarian teratoma. However, the relationship between anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis and ovarian teratoma and the role of anti-NMDA receptor antibody in the relationship remain unclear.