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  1. Mesencephalic astrocyte-derived neurotrophic factor (MANF) expressions are dramatically up-regulated in injured brain tissues, thereby conferring neurological protective effects. We intended to determine signi...

    Authors: Cheng-Liang Zhang, Ling-Li Fang, Chuan-Liu Wang, Ping Li, Ming Yang and Jian-Wei Xu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:213
  2. The recruitment of collateral circulation correlates with a balance of the microvasculature. Uncertainty remains to be made about the association of leukoaraiosis with leptomeningeal collaterals. To explore th...

    Authors: Wang Chen, Yijie Qin, Shuna Yang, Lei Yang, Yutong Hou and Wenli Hu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:212
  3. Individuals with variants of cytochrome c oxidase assembly factor 7 (COA7), a mitochondrial functional-related gene, exhibit symptoms of spinocerebellar ataxia with axonal neuropathy before the age of 20. However...

    Authors: Shogo Ouchi, Kazuhiro Ishii, Kenjiro Kosaki, Hisato Suzuki, Mamiko Yamada, Toshiki Takenouchi and Akira Tamaoka
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:211
  4. Depressive symptoms are the most common neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD). However, despite being common, no definite consensus recommendations exist for the management of dep...

    Authors: Jinli Zhang, Xiaohui Zheng and Zhenying Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:210
  5. Lymphomatoid granulomatosis (LyG) is a rare extralymphatic lymphoproliferative disease characterized by lymphocytic invasion into vascular walls and damage to blood vessels. The lungs are affected in 90% of Ly...

    Authors: Dawei Chen, Jing Zhou, Weiwen Lu, Liuzhe Lu, Bo Chen and Wenzhong Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:208
  6. Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) is characterized by progressive weakness and sensory loss, often affecting patient’s ability to walk and perform activities of daily living inde...

    Authors: Juliane Klehmet, Björn Tackenberg, Judith Haas and Bernd C. Kieseier
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:207
  7. The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on the emergency department (ED). Door-to-needle time (DNT) could be prolonged for intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) treatment. We aimed to investigate the impact of two CO...

    Authors: Guangshuo Li, Shang Wang, Chuanying Wang, Yahui Hao, Yunyun Xiong, Zeyu Ding and Xingquan Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:206
  8. Stroke is a major cause of death and the most frequent cause of permanent disability in western countries. Repetitive transcranial brain stimulation (rTMS) has been used to enhance neuronal plasticity after st...

    Authors: Anne Lieb, Brigitte Zrenner, Christoph Zrenner, Gábor Kozák, Peter Martus, Christian Grefkes and Ulf Ziemann
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:204
  9. Few studies correlated n-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) with early neurological deterioration (END) and prognosis of acute ischaemic stroke (AIS) patients with rt-PA intravenous thrombolysi...

    Authors: Zhuang Zhu, Bilal Muhammad, Bo Du, Ning Gu, Tian-Yue Meng, Shu Kan, Ying-Feng Mu, Yan-Bo Cheng, Shi-Guang Zhu and De-Qin Geng
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:203
  10. Autoimmune diseases develop due to self-tolerance failure in recognizing self and non-self-antigens. Several factors play a role in inducing autoimmunity, including genetic and environmental elements. Several ...

    Authors: Mohammad Amin Habibi, Fatemeh Nezhad Shamohammadi, Taraneh Rajaei, Haideh Namdari, Mohammad Reza Pashaei, Hamid Farajifard and Sajjad Ahmadpour
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:201
  11. Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)-derived time in range (TIR) is closely associated with micro- and macrovascular complications in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). This study was performed to investigate the...

    Authors: Shanshan Dong, Lina Wang, Chenxu Zhao, Rui Zhang, Zhaoyu Gao, Lei Jiang, Yingying Guo, Huimin Zhou and Shunjiang Xu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:200
  12. We reported on a case involving an older patient with HSV-1 encephalitis who simultaneously experienced the onset of peripheral nerve symptoms associated with the presence of anti-GM3 immunoglobulin G (IgG).

    Authors: Hongji Lu, Yingdi Liao, Changlin Zhang, Wanxin Wen, Yaming Du, Min Zhao and Lixin Wang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:199
  13. Most individuals with access to the internet use social media platforms. These platforms represent an excellent opportunity to disseminate knowledge about management and treatment to the benefit of patients. T...

    Authors: Thien Phu Do, Anna P. Andreou, Arao Belitardo de Oliveira, Robert E. Shapiro, Christian Lampl and Faisal Mohammad Amin
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:194
  14. Microglial activation contributes to both inflammatory damage and repair in experimental ischemic stroke. However, because of the logistical challenges, there have been few clinical imaging studies directly de...

    Authors: Lucio D’Anna, Graham Searle, Kirsten Harvey, Paul M. Matthews and Roland Veltkamp
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:193
  15. Intracranial hemorrhage accounts for 10–20% of stroke etiologies annually. Basal ganglia is the most common site for intracranial hemorrhage accounting for 50% of all cases. Bilateral spontaneous basal ganglia...

    Authors: Rahim Ismail, Derek D. George, Gurkirat S. Kohli, Muhammad W. Khan, Henry Z. Wang and Thomas K. Mattingly
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:190
  16. Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders (NMOSD) is a group of autoimmune-mediated disorders of the central nervous system primarily involving the optic nerve and spinal cord. There are limited reports of NMOSD...

    Authors: Yangchun Li, Man Tang, Lu Yu, Ying He, Lisong Liang, Hao Qu, Wei Si and Xiao Hu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:189
  17. Determining the cause of visual deterioration in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) patients is of clinical necessity. This study aimed to study the effect of chronic increased ICP on the retina and op...

    Authors: Marwa A. Elgaly, Hanan Hosny, Hala R. El Habashy, Mona Hussein, Rehab Magdy and Rehab Elanwar
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:188
  18. Ischemic stroke with active cancer is thought to have a unique mechanism compared to conventional stroke etiologies. There is no gold standard guideline for secondary prevention in patients with cancer-related...

    Authors: Bo Kyu Choi, Ji Sung Lee, Hae Reong Kim, Han Sang Kim, Yo Han Jung and Yu Rang Park
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:187

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  19. Hemichorea typically results from a contralateral subthalamic nuclei (STN) lesion, although it has been reported in the cortex in a minority of cases. However, to our best knowledge, there are no documented ca...

    Authors: Hanrong Dong, Jingmin Zhao, Kwee-Yum Lee and Guangxun Shen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:186
  20. Bilateral anterior thalamic symmetrical infarction is very rarely observed in clinical practice and has rarely been reported in the literature. In this paper we introduce a patient with bilateral anterior thal...

    Authors: Tong Wu, He Li, Qian Zhang, Wei Tang, Gehui Jia, Lei Li, Yong Zhang and Jiawei Wang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:184
  21. We previously reported that expression of dickkopf-3 (DKK3), which is involved in the Wnt/β-catenin pathway, is significantly associated with prognosis in patients with glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). The aim o...

    Authors: Myung-Hoon Han, Jeong Min Baek, Kyueng-Whan Min, Jin Hwan Cheong, Je Il Ryu, Yu Deok Won, Mi Jung Kwon and Seong-Ho Koh
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:183
  22. We report a patient with a novel c.737 C > T variant (p.Ser246Leu) of the TPM3 gene presenting with adult-onset distal myopathy.

    Authors: Zhiyong Chen, Monica Saini, Jasmine Shimin Koh, Gareth Zigui Lim, Nancy Jiaojiao Dang, Kalpana Prasad, Swee Hoon Koh, Karine Su Shan Tay, Ming Lee, Helen Lisa Ong, Yi Zhao, Ankit Tandon and Josiah Yui Huei Chai
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:181
  23. Persistent post-concussion symptoms (PPCS) affect between 34 and 46% after a mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). Many also experience exercise intolerance. Sub-symptom threshold aerobic exercise, SSTAE (exerci...

    Authors: Lars-Johan V. Valaas, Helene L. Soberg, Mari S. Rasmussen, Sophie E. Steenstrup, Nada Andelic and Ingerid Kleffelgård
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:179
  24. Receiving the diagnosis of a motor neurodegenerative condition (MNDC) can be a life-changing experience. Although several studies of individuals’ experiences have indicated dissatisfaction with aspects of how ...

    Authors: Eleftherios Anestis, Fiona J. R. Eccles, Ian Fletcher and Jane Simpson
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:178
  25. Gait disturbance in central nervous system (CNS) demyelinating disorders, including multiple sclerosis (MS) and neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is one of the most troublesome problems that has a direct impact on th...

    Authors: Min Cheol Chang, Byung Joo Lee, Dongseok Yang, Chung Reen Kim, Donghwi Park and Sunyoung Kim
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:177
  26. : Brain has a spontaneous recovery after stroke, reflecting the plasticity of the brain. Currently, TMS is used for studies of single-target brain region modulation, which lacks consideration of brain networks...

    Authors: Jun-Peng Zhang, Xiang-Xin Xing, Mou-Xiong Zheng, Jia-Jia Wu, Xin Xue, Yu-Lin Li, Xu-Yun Hua, Shu-Jie Ma and Jian-Guang Xu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:176
  27. Assessement of the responder and non-responder rate to consecutive monoclonal CGRP-antibody (CGRP-mAb) treatment, the presence of side effects, analysis of predictors of response and loss-of-effectiveness eval...

    Authors: Katharina Kaltseis, Vera Filippi, Florian Frank, Christine Eckhardt, Alois Schiefecker and Gregor Broessner
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:174
  28. Dropped head syndrome (DHS) is a rare specific abnormal posture known to develop in Parkinson’s disease (PD). This case series study aimed to characterize DHS by analyzing the characteristics of sagittal spino...

    Authors: Hiroo Terashi, Kenji Endo and Hitoshi Aizawa
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:173
  29. Migraine headaches affect all ages, from childhood to old age. Migraine attacks cause significant changes in the living conditions of the sick person, including a decrease in personal, social, and occupational...

    Authors: Payam Mohammadi, Mahbod Khodamorovati, Kamran Vafaee, Mahvan Hemmati, Niloufar Darvishi and Hooman Ghasemi
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:172
  30. Neutral lipid storage disease with myopathy (NLSD-M) is an autosomal recessive disease that manifests itself around the 3rd to 4th decade with chronic myopathy predominantly proximal in the shoulder girdle. Cl...

    Authors: João Igor Dantas Landim, Ian Silva Ribeiro, Eduardo Braga Oliveira, Hermany Capistrano Freitas, Lara Albuquerque Brito, Isaac Holanda Mendes Maia, Daniel Gurgel Fernandes Távora and Cleonisio Leite Rodrigues
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:171
  31. Anti-GQ1b antibody syndrome is a rare autoimmune neuropathy, and atypical cases are even more rare, only a few cases have been reported. Anti-GQ1b antibody syndrome is difficult in early diagnosis and prone to...

    Authors: Jie Deng, Lei Wu, Songqing Wei and Xiaofo Zhang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:170
  32. Teriflunomide, the active metabolite of leflunomide, is a disease-modifying therapy drug used for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), yet the complications associated with this drug remain not fully unde...

    Authors: Ke Xu, Mengjie Zhang, Shilin Yang, Gang Yu, Peng Zheng, Xinyue Qin and Jinzhou Feng
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:168
  33. Severely elevated serum homocysteine is a rare cause of ischaemic stroke and extra-cranial arterial and venous thrombosis. Several factors can lead to mild elevation of homocysteine including dietary folate an...

    Authors: JPK Chen, A Rees, CH Coughlan, W Goodison, E Murphy and A Chandratheva
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:167
  34. Little is known about the characteristics and determinants of post-stroke cognitive impairment in residents of low- and middle-income countries. The objective of this study was to determine the frequencies, pa...

    Authors: Martin N. Kaddumukasa, Mark Kaddumukasa, Elly Katabira, Nelson Sewankambo, Lillian D. Namujju and Larry B. Goldstein
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:166
  35. Mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis, and stroke-like episodes (MELAS) syndrome is a systemic disorder in which multi-organ dysfunction may occur from mitochondrial metabolism failure. Maternally i...

    Authors: Simone Scarcella, Laura Dell’Arti, Delia Gagliardi, Francesca Magri, Alessandra Govoni, Daniele Velardo, Claudia Mainetti, Valeria Minorini, Dario Ronchi, Daniela Piga, Giacomo Pietro Comi, Stefania Corti and Megi Meneri
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:165
  36. Hereditary spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a motor neuron disorder with a wide range in severity in children and adults. Two therapies that alter splicing of the Survival Motor Neuron 2 (SMN2) gene, i.e. nusiner...

    Authors: Leandra A. A. Ros, H. Stephan Goedee, Hessel Franssen, Fay-Lynn Asselman, Bart Bartels, Inge Cuppen, Ruben P. A. van Eijk, Boudewijn T. H. M. Sleutjes, W. Ludo van der Pol and Renske I. Wadman
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:164

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