Juan Carlos Garcia-Monco
Stony Brook University
PsychiatryInternal medicineSurgeryPathologyMagnetic resonance imagingDermatologyCardiologyPediatricsImmunologyNeuroborreliosisLyme diseaseMigraineEncephalopathyDiseaseBorrelia burgdorferiCerebrospinal fluidIn patientAnesthesiaStrokeMedicineEncephalitisBiologyMicrobiology
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#1Carles GaigH-Index: 38
#2Yaroslau ComptaH-Index: 28
Last. Juan Carlos Garcia-MoncoH-Index: 19
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Objective: null Anti-IgLON5 disease is a recently described neurological disease that shares features of autoimmunity and neurodegeneration. Abnormal movements appear to be frequent and important but have not been characterized and are under-reported. Here we describe the frequency and types of movement disorders in a series of consecutive patients with this disease. null Methods: null In this retrospective, observational study, the presence and phenomenology of movement disorders were assessed ...
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ABSTRACT Objective: Increasing number of neurological problems are being described in COVID-19 disease, but their frequency and type have not been defined. In this study we sought to determine the extent of neurological manifestations of COVID-19 in a prospective series of unselected patients admitted to the general medicine wards of our hospitals due to COVID-19 and who were examined by a team of neurologists. Methods: Eight neurologists provided medical attention to patients hospitalized for C...
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Background Disproportionate fear to contract COVD-19 (coronaphobia) may result in inappropriate use of preventive measures that could, in turn, result in severe damage to the patient. Objective To describe a patient with subacute parkinsonism and cognitive dysfunction and MRI evidence of bilateral deep white matter and basal ganglia damage. Case presentation A 56-year-old female presented with a 4-week history of insomnia, cognitive decline, and parkinsonism. Brain MRI revealed a bilateral lesio...
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#1Jorge L. BenachH-Index: 11
#1Jorge L. BenachH-Index: 10
Last. Juan Carlos Garcia-MoncoH-Index: 19
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BACKGROUND: COVID-19 disease affects the nervous system and led to an increase in neurological consults for patients at admission and through the period of hospitalization during the peak of the pandemic. METHODS: Patients with clinical and laboratory diagnosis of COVID-19 that required a neurologic consultation or those who presented with neurological problems on admission that led to a diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection during a 2-month period at the peak of the pandemic were included in this s...
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Abstract Neurological complications of Epstein Barr virus (EBV) infection are infrequent and may include occasionally encephalitis, usually with a benign evolution. We here report on an aggressive case of EBV encephalitis in a 14-year-old boy with extensive basal ganglia involvement, and to a lesser degree of brain cortex who presented atypically with akinetic mutism and non-convulsive status epilepticus, requiring intensive care but showed a favorable outcome. EBV encephalitis is uncommon and i...
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