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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Neurology\Neurosurgery
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Neurology\Neurosurgery. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Brain Tissue?Volume Changes in Cosmonauts
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Long-duration spaceflight has detrimental effects in several physiological systems. Several studies have shown an upward shift of the cerebral hemispheres, a decrease in frontotemporal volume, and an increase in ventricle size after spaceflight. However, information is limited about…

Bilateral Vestibular Schwannomas in Neurofibromatosis Type 2
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Allogeneic BK Virus?Specific T Cells for Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
31/12/69 - Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is a rare demyelinating infection of the central nervous system caused by reactivation of the JC polyomavirus that occurs in the context of defective cellular immunity. Common underlying conditions that are associated with JC virus infection include…

Neuroblastoma and Histone Demethylation
31/12/69 - Neuroblastoma is a childhood cancer of the sympathetic nervous system, with a propensity for widespread metastasis and aggressive clinical behavior. For patients with so-called high-risk disease (typically patients 18 months of age or older who present with metastatic disease), standard therapy is…

Fatal Encephalitis Associated with Borna Disease Virus 1
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Viral encephalitis developed in a previously healthy 25-year-old man, and he died 1 month after the onset of symptoms. He was an engineering student and lived in Central Franconia, Bavaria, Germany, with his family and two dogs and two cats. He often spent time outdoors, but he had…

Woltman?s Sign of Hypothyroidism
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Fatal Encephalitic Borna Disease Virus 1 in Solid-Organ Transplant Recipients
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Borna disease virus 1 (BoDV-1; species Mammalian 1 orthobornavirus) causes progressive meningoencephalitis, mainly in horses and sheep. Evidence of BoDV-1 infection in humans is limited. However, after the identification of a bornavirus transmitted by exotic pet squirrels ? the…

Prevalence of Self-Reported Head Injury in the United States
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Head injury is associated with substantial morbidity and mortality, but the extent of the problem in the general U.S. population has not been well characterized. We studied a nationally representative sample in the United States from the 2011?2014 National Health and Nutrition…

Circulating Extracellular Vesicles in Human Disease
31/12/69 - It is well known that cells release fluid-filled sacs (vesicles) to the extracellular environment during cell death, or apoptosis, but it has been increasingly recognized that healthy cells may also release vesicles in the process of normal functions. Vesicles that are released by healthy cells…

Case 27-2018: A 3-Year-Old Boy with Seizures
31/12/69 - Presentation Of Case. Dr. Caitlin E. Naureckas Li (Pediatrics): A 3-year-old boy was admitted to this hospital during the summer because of a seizure. The patient had been well until 3 days before admission, when one episode of emesis occurred. The following evening, he was fussy, and on the third…

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