Absence of cerebrospinal fluid antineuronal antibodies in schizophrenia spectrum disorders
The British Journal of Psychiatry
Fecha de publicación: 10 July 2018
Autores: Tatiana Oviedo-Salcedo, Lot de Witte, Tania Kümpfel, René S. Kahn, Peter Falkai, Peter Eichhorn, Jurjen Luykx and Alkomiet Hasan.
Background: Antibody-mediated encephalitis has been discussed as one possible cause for isolated psychotic syndromes. Mostly based on serum samples, findings have been controversial. We present the results of a retrospective study of 124 clinically diagnosed psychotic patients without documented relevant neurological symptoms.