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Table 3 Treatment and prognosis of patients with anti-AMPAR encephalitis

From: Clinical characteristics and prognosis of anti-alpha-Amino-3-Hydroxy-5-Methyl-4-Isoxazolepropionic acid receptor encephalitis

Case Number Treatment Short-term treatment response mRS initial mRS at last follow-up follow-up (weeks)
1 IVIG, steroids Significant improvement in cognition, psychosis and ataxia; urinary incontinence disappears 5 3 28
2 Symptomatic Improvement in mood disorders and psychosis 3 6 23
3 IVIG, plasmapheresis, steroids, MMF Numbness improved 4 2 75
4 IVIG, steroids Improvement in amnesia 3 3 131
5 Tumor resection NA 3 6 2
6 Tumor resection + radiotherapy NA NA NA NA
7 Tumor resection + radiotherapy, IVIG, steroids Significant improvement in consciousness level and psychosis 5 0 214
8 IVIG, steroids, Aza Improvement in psychosis 3 6 74
9 IVIG, steroids NA 5 6 30
  1. Abbreviations: Aza Azathioprine, IVIG Intravenous immunoglobulin, MMF Mycophenolate mofetil, mRS Modified Rankin scale, NA Not available