volume 80, issue 1, P133-142 2021
DOI: 10.3233/jad-201299
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Alan S. Plotzker, Rachel L. Henson, Anne M. Fagan, John C. Morris, Gregory S. Day

Abstract: Background: Cerebral amyloid angiopathy with related inflammation (CAA-ri) is a rare age-associated disorder characterized by an inflammatory response to amyloid in cerebral blood vessels. CAA-ri is often treated with corticosteroids, but response to treatment is variable. Objective: To assess the relationship between clinical and paraclinical measures and outcomes in patients with CAA-ri treated with high doses of methylprednisolone. Methods: Longitudinal clinical course, and results from serum and cerebrospi…

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