RSSNeurology

Letter to the Editor: Elevated Level of CXCL13 in Nonenhancing Diffuse Primary Lymphoma of the Brainstem

Letter to the Editor: Elevated Level of CXCL13 in Nonenhancing Diffuse Primary Lymphoma of the Brainstem

| October 1, 2021

Innov Clin Neurosci. 2021;18(10–12):8. Dear Editor: Primary central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma (pCNL) is a rare neoplasia predominantly of the brain. Histologically, most of these neoplasias are diffuse large B-cell lymphomas.1 Although the exact diagnosis requires pathological confirmation, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) often shows characteristic results, such as enhancement.2 However, nonenhancing pCNL have been described […]

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Palmitoylethanolamide/Luteolin as Adjuvant Therapy to Improve an Unusual Case of Camptocormia in a Patient with Parkinson’s Disease:  A Case Report

Palmitoylethanolamide/Luteolin as Adjuvant Therapy to Improve an Unusual Case of Camptocormia in a Patient with Parkinson’s Disease: A Case Report

| October 1, 2021

by Stefania Brotini, MD Dr. Brotini is with the Movement Disorder Center, Department of Neurology, San Giuseppe Hospital in Empoli, Florence, Italy FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study.  DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article.  Innov Clin Neurosci. 2021;18(10–12):12–14. ABSTRACT: Background. Camptocormia is a complication in […]

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Is Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Effective in Treating Severe Dysarthria: Insights from a Case Study

Is Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Effective in Treating Severe Dysarthria: Insights from a Case Study

| October 1, 2021

by Matteo Berenati, MSc; Antonino Naro, MD, PhD; Cinzia Calabrò, MSc; Michele Torrisi, PsyD; Salvatore Massimiliano Cardali, MD; and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD Mr. Berenati, Ms. C. Calabrò, and Drs. Naro, Torrisi, and R. Calabrò are with IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino-Pulejo” in Messina, Italy. Dr. Cardali is with UOC Neurochirurgia, AOU Policlinico G Martino in […]

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Sexual Function and Disability in the Neurorehabilitation Setting: An Urgent Need for a Multidisciplinary Approach

Sexual Function and Disability in the Neurorehabilitation Setting: An Urgent Need for a Multidisciplinary Approach

| October 1, 2021

by Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD, and Alfredo Manuli, MSc Dr. Calabrò is with the IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino-Pulejo” in Messina, Italy. Mr. Manuli is with the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit, AOU Policlinico Universitario in Messina, Italy. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study.  DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant […]

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Letter to the Editor: Beyond Robotics and Virtual Reality: It’s Time to go Back to the Patient!

Letter to the Editor: Beyond Robotics and Virtual Reality: It’s Time to go Back to the Patient!

| July 1, 2021

Dear Editor: There is great scientific activity regarding robotics, virtual reality (VR), telehealth, and digital medicine.1–2 A “mischievous” point of view could tell that they are running after the real life, like the poor boy’s finger in the Harlem Dam hole. Evidence-based medicine, cost/efficacy ratio, and consensus papers are trying to put the hat over […]

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Letter to the Editor: Beware of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome in COVID-19 Pandemic

Letter to the Editor: Beware of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome in COVID-19 Pandemic

| July 1, 2021

Dear Editor: I read with great interest the recent article by Buttar et al1 detailing fatal consequences of the chronic neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) from the United States. The authors prescribed the challenges of treating psychiatric patients with the possibility of NMS. They also indicated that ethnic groups concerning metabolic enzyme polymorphisms for antipsychotics, such […]

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Cerebellar Atrophy Associated with Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome: Diagnosis, Therapy, and Virtual Reality Rehabilitation: A Case Report

Cerebellar Atrophy Associated with Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome: Diagnosis, Therapy, and Virtual Reality Rehabilitation: A Case Report

| July 1, 2021

by Emanuele Lo Voi, PhD; Giorgio Carmelo Basile, MD; Alessia Bramanti, PhD; Giuseppe Paladina, Annalisa Militi, MD; Daniele Bruschetta, MD; Angelo Alito,MD; Filippo Cavallaro; Salvatore Bertino, MD; and Demetrio Milardi, MD, PhD Drs. Lo Voi, Bramanti, and Paladina are with the IRCCS Centro Neurolesi Bonino Pulejo in Messina, Italy. Drs. Basile, Militi, Bertino, and Milardi […]

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Pudendal Neuralgia: The Need for a Holistic Approach—Lessons From a Case Report

Pudendal Neuralgia: The Need for a Holistic Approach—Lessons From a Case Report

| June 1, 2021

by Simon Gabriël Beerten, MD, MSc, and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD Dr. Beerten is with the Department of Public Health and Primary Care at KU Leuven in Leuven, Belgium. Dr. Calabrò is with IRCCS Centro Neurolesi Bonino Pulejo in Messina, Italy. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The author has no […]

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A Rare Case of Fahr’s Syndrome in a Patient with Secondary Hypoparathyroidism and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms

A Rare Case of Fahr’s Syndrome in a Patient with Secondary Hypoparathyroidism and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms

| June 1, 2021

by Eirini Beneki, MD, MSc; Xenofon Papazarkadas, MD, MSc; Achillefs Karras, MD,MSc; Konstantinos Kalantzis, MD, MSc; and Konstantinos Tsatiris, MD, MSc Drs. Beneki and Tsatiris are with the Department of Cardiology at Karditsa General Hospital  in Karditsa, Greece. Dr. Papazarkadas is with the Department of General Surgery at the Hospital of Valais (CHVR) in Sion, Switzerland. […]

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A Case Report on Robot-aided Gait Training in Primary Lateral Sclerosis Rehabilitation: Rationale, Feasibility and Potential Effectiveness of a Novel Rehabilitation Approach

A Case Report on Robot-aided Gait Training in Primary Lateral Sclerosis Rehabilitation: Rationale, Feasibility and Potential Effectiveness of a Novel Rehabilitation Approach

| June 1, 2021

by Simona Portaro, MD, PhD; Laura Ciatto, PT; Loredana Raciti, MD, PhD; Enrico Aliberti, MSc; Riccardo Aliberti,  Msc; Antonino Naro MD, PhD; and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD All authors are with IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino-Pulejo” in Messina, Italy. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant […]

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