Hashimoto's encephalopathy

What is Hashimoto's encephalopathy?

It is an autoimmune disease, found with thyroid disorder or hashimoto's thyroiditis. Symptoms are of nervous system like dementia, delusion, some disturbance of locomotor function, attention or decision making problems. Treatment involves steroids and immunosuppressants.

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I think I may have hashimoto encephalopathy. What k
nd of Dr should I c. I currently have hashimoto and hypo and a very large goiter. My too are...

doctor1 MD

Hello Dear user:
I have gone through your question.

Hashimoto encephalopathy (HE) is an uncommon syndrome associated with Hashimoto thyroid, also...

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I have Hashimoto Encephalopathy of the brain and I am on 120 mg of prednisone each Sunday (which is push therapy.) but the nuerologist is thinking...

doctor1 MD

Hello, i read carefully your question.
Hashimoto encephalopathy is an autoimmune disease which is associated with thyroiditis. Patients with this...

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I'm a 20 year old female and 3 months ago after smoking a hookah for 3 nights in a row I developed insomnia, memory loss, muscle twitches,...

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Thank you for posting your query.

First of all, I would like to reassure you that your symptoms do not suggest a diagnosis of...

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