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Term:
Limbic Encephalitis (DOID:9001570)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acute hemorrhagic encephalitis 
acute necrotizing encephalitis 
Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis 
Bilateral Atresia of External Auditory Canal with Congenital Vertical Talus 
Cerebral Ventriculitis 
Hashimoto's Encephalitis 
Infectious Encephalitis +   
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome  
Limbic Encephalitis +  
A paraneoplastic syndrome marked by degeneration of neurons in the LIMBIC SYSTEM. Clinical features include HALLUCINATIONS, loss of EPISODIC MEMORY; ANOSMIA; AGEUSIA; TEMPORAL LOBE EPILEPSY; DEMENTIA; and affective disturbance (depression). Circulating anti-neuronal antibodies (e.g., anti-Hu; anti-Yo; anti-Ri; and anti-Ma2) and small cell lung carcinomas or testicular carcinoma are frequently associated with this syndrome.
meningoencephalitis +   
Opsoclonus-Myoclonus Syndrome +   
Paraneoplastic Cerebellar Degeneration 
paraneoplastic polyneuropathy 
post-vaccinal encephalitis 
Pseudorabies 
Rasmussen Johnsen Thomsen Syndrome 
Rasmussen Subacute Encephalitis 
syphilitic encephalitis 
Transverse Myelitis +   
viral encephalitis +   
viral meningitis +   
von Economo's disease 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Encephalitides, Paraneoplastic Limbic ;   Paraneoplastic Limbic Encephalitis
Primary IDs: MESH:D020363 ;   RDO:0000148
Definition Sources: MESH:D020363

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