PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections)

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Lisa A. Snider et al
Lisa A. Snider, Susan E. Swedo
PANDAS, is an abbreviation for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections. The term is used to describe a subset of children who have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and/or tic disorders such as Tourette's Syndrome, and in whom symptoms worsen following strep. infections such as "Strep throat" and Scarlet Fever...
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Marjorie A. Garvey et al
Susan E. Swedo et al
Lisa A. Snider, Susan E. Swedo
Marjorie A. Garvey et al
Lisa A. Snider et al
Susan J Perlmutter et al
Lisa A. Snider et al

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