Episode: Dr. Sean J. Pittock Discusses Autoimmune Epilepsy


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Dr. Sean J. Pittock Discusses Autoimmune Epilepsy
Sean J. Pittock, MD, an associate professor of neurology and co-director of the Neuroimmunology Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, and colleagues published an April 4 Neurology study on autoimmune epilepsy. The Mayo researchers found encouraging, but preliminary results for the use of immunotherapy in medically intractable patients with suspected autoimmune epilepsy. In this interview, Dr. Pittock discusses the findings, and what future studies are necessary. See the associated article in the May 1 issue of Neurology Today.

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