PANDAS

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PANDAS

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International OCD Foundation

Founded by a group of people with OCD in 1986, the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) is an international not-for-profit organization made up of people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders, as well as their families, friends, professionals and others. The mission and goals of the IOCDF are to: Educate the public and professionals about OCD in order to raise awareness and improve the quality of treatment provided; Support research into the cause of, and effective treatments for, OCD and related disorders; Improve access to resources for those with OCD and their fam

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "PANDAS" for support, advocacy or research.

International OCD Foundation

Founded by a group of people with OCD in 1986, the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) is an international not-for-profit organization made up of people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders, as well as their families, friends, professionals and others. The mission and goals of the IOCDF are to: Educate the public and professionals about OCD in order to raise awareness and improve the quality of treatment provided; Support research into the cause of, and effective treatments for, OCD and related disorders; Improve access to resources for those with OCD and their fam

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Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "PANDAS" returned 21 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association of Streptococcal Throat Infection With Mental Disorders: Testing Key Aspects of the PANDAS Hypothesis in a Nationwide Study.
 

Author(s): Sonja Orlovska, Claus Høstrup Vestergaard, Bodil Hammer Bech, Merete Nordentoft, Mogens Vestergaard, Michael Eriksen Benros

Journal: JAMA Psychiatry. 2017 Jul;74(7):740-746.

 

Streptococcal infection has been linked with the development of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and tic disorders, a concept termed pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infection (PANDAS). However, previous studies of this association have ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Evaluation of a Neuropsychiatric Disorder: From PANDAS to PANS and CANS].
 

Author(s): Muharrem Burak Baytunca, Tuğba Donuk, Serpil Erermiş

Journal: Turk Psikiyatri Derg. 2016 ;27(2):0.

 

PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal infections) syndrome is a disorder seen before adolescence that possesses an abrupt onset of obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms and/or tics. Swedo and colleagues defined this disorder in 1998 ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Antimicrobial and disinfectant resistance of Escherichia coli isolated from giant pandas.
 

Author(s): L Guo, M Long, Y Huang, G Wu, W Deng, X Yang, B Li, Y Meng, L Cheng, L Fan, H Zhang, L Zou

Journal: J. Appl. Microbiol.. 2015 Jul;119(1):55-64.

 

The study aims to demonstrate the antimicrobial and disinfectant resistance phenotypes and genotypes of Escherichia coli isolates obtained from giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "PANDAS" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Microglial Dysregulation in OCD, Tourette Syndrome, and PANDAS.
 

Author(s): Luciana Frick, Christopher Pittenger

Journal: J Immunol Res. 2016 ;2016():8606057.

 

There is accumulating evidence that immune dysregulation contributes to the pathophysiology of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Tourette syndrome, and Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections (PANDAS). The mechanistic details of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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PANDAS: a new disease?
 

Author(s): Sheila Knupp Feitosa de Oliveira

Journal: J Pediatr (Rio J). ;83(3):201-8.

 

To establish the diagnostic criteria for PANDAS and to analyze the existing evidence regarding its etiopathogenesis, treatment and prophylaxis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated to infection by streptococcus in the paediatric age: PANDAS].
 

Author(s): Y M Betancourt, J C Jiménez-León, C S Jiménez-Betancourt, V E Castillo

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2003 Feb;36 Suppl 1():S95-107.

 

The acronym PANDAS (Paediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcus) describes the neuropsychiatric disorders resulting from an autoimmune response to an infection by streptococcus in children.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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PANDA-Regional Feasibility Study of a Smartphone Pain Management Application
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Postoperative Pain; Anesthesia, Conduction

 

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2018

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Neoadjuvant Capecitabine, Oxaliplatin, Docetaxel and Atezolizumab in Resectable Gastric and GE-junction Cancer (PANDA)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stomach Cancer; Gastro Esophageal Junction Cancer

 

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2018

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Efficacy and Safety Trial of Conbercept Intravitreal Injection for Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration (PANDA-2)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration

 

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2018

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