Ase Mygland

Summary

Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint EFNS guidelines on the diagnosis and management of European Lyme neuroborreliosis
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sorlandet Sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:8-16, e1-4. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint [Chronic polyneuropathy--evaluation and diagnosis]
    Ase Mygland
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Sørlandet sykehus, 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:291-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Approach to the patient with chronic polyneuropathy
    A Mygland
    Acta Neurol Scand Suppl 187:15-21. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint [Peripheral neuropathy and vasculitis]
    Ase Mygland
    Nevrologisk avdeling Sørlandet sykehus 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1187. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Isoelectric focusing is superior to immunofixation electrophoresis in diagnosing CNS inflammation
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 115:122-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Chronic polyneuropathy and Lyme disease
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 13:1213-5. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Onset and course of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Serviceboks 416, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 31:589-93. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Oral doxycycline versus intravenous ceftriaxone for European Lyme neuroborreliosis: a multicentre, non-inferiority, double-blind, randomised trial
    Unn Ljøstad
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Lancet Neurol 7:690-5. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint [Lyme borreliosis in adults]
    Unn Ljøstad
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Sørlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, Serviceboks 416, 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1175-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint CSF B--lymphocyte chemoattractant (CXCL13) in the early diagnosis of acute Lyme neuroborreliosis
    Unn Ljøstad
    Dept of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus HF, Kristiansand Serviceboks 416, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    J Neurol 255:732-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint EFNS guidelines on the diagnosis and management of European Lyme neuroborreliosis
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sorlandet Sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:8-16, e1-4. 2010
    ..Lyme neuroborreliosis (LNB) is a nervous system infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato (Bb)...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Chronic polyneuropathy--evaluation and diagnosis]
    Ase Mygland
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Sørlandet sykehus, 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:291-5. 2007
    ..Chronic polyneuropathy is a common disorder with heterogenic clinical presentation and many possible etiologies. This review presents diagnostic guidelines for physicians without specialist competence in neuromuscular disorders...
  3. ncbi request reprint Approach to the patient with chronic polyneuropathy
    A Mygland
    Acta Neurol Scand Suppl 187:15-21. 2007
    ..INTERPRETATION: Diagnostic investigation of polyneuropathy can be simplified and systematized...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Peripheral neuropathy and vasculitis]
    Ase Mygland
    Nevrologisk avdeling Sørlandet sykehus 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1187. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Isoelectric focusing is superior to immunofixation electrophoresis in diagnosing CNS inflammation
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 115:122-5. 2007
    ..A sensitive method to detect intrathecal IgG production is important in diagnosing inflammatory central nervous system (CNS) diseases, including multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chronic polyneuropathy and Lyme disease
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 13:1213-5. 2006
    ..None of 20 antibody-positive PN patients responded to antimicrobial treatment. The study shows that, in Europe, chronic distal PN without ACA or other Lyme manifestations is very rarely caused by a B. burgdorferi infection...
  7. ncbi request reprint Onset and course of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Serviceboks 416, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 31:589-93. 2005
    ..Distal accentuation of conduction slowing at presentation correlates with subacute onset and a relapsing course...
  8. doi request reprint Oral doxycycline versus intravenous ceftriaxone for European Lyme neuroborreliosis: a multicentre, non-inferiority, double-blind, randomised trial
    Unn Ljøstad
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Lancet Neurol 7:690-5. 2008
    ..We aimed to compare the efficacy of oral doxycycline with intravenous ceftriaxone for the treatment of Lyme neuroborreliosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Lyme borreliosis in adults]
    Unn Ljøstad
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Sørlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, Serviceboks 416, 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1175-8. 2008
    ..Lyme borreliosis is a MULTISYSTEM: tick-borne infection caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi. We present a survey of clinical stages, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of Lyme borreliosis in adults...
  10. doi request reprint CSF B--lymphocyte chemoattractant (CXCL13) in the early diagnosis of acute Lyme neuroborreliosis
    Unn Ljøstad
    Dept of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus HF, Kristiansand Serviceboks 416, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    J Neurol 255:732-7. 2008
    ..001). Four months post-treatment CSF CXCL13 was normalized in 82 % of patients with definite LNB, as compared to a negative Bb AI in 10 % (p < 0.001).CSF CXCL13 may be a useful supplement in early diagnosis of acute LNB...
  11. ncbi request reprint Acute peripheral facial palsy in adults
    Unn Ljøstad
    Dept of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus HF, Kristiansand, 416, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    J Neurol 252:672-6. 2005
    ..To collect epidemiological data of peripheral facial palsy, and especially to chart the incidence and clinical characteristics of Lyme associated facial palsy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Leukoaraiosis is associated with short- and long-term mortality in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage
    Arnstein Tveiten
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital Kristiansand, Kristiansand, Norway Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:919-25. 2013
    ..There are few recent European studies of mortality after intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), particularly long-term follow-up studies. No previous European studies have included information on leukoaraiosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic acquired demyelinating symmetric polyneuropathy classified by pattern of weakness
    Ase Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Vest Agder Central Hospital, N 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Arch Neurol 60:260-4. 2003
    ..To study a representative group of patients with chronic acquired symmetric demyelinating polyneuropathies, and to evaluate classification by pattern of weakness and by presence of immunoglobulin monoclonal protein (M protein)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Amyloid myopathy presenting with distal atrophic weakness
    Cathrine Smestad
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, Serviceboks 416, N 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 29:605-9. 2004
    ..Muscle biopsy revealed amyloid angiopathy with deposits of lambda light chains in vessel walls. The recognition of amyloid myopathy is important because clinical symptoms may respond to chemotherapy...
  15. doi request reprint Intravenous thrombolysis for ischaemic stroke: short delays and high community-based treatment rates after organisational changes in a previously inexperienced centre
    A Tveiten
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Emerg Med J 26:324-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate hospital delays in thrombolytic treatment before and after organisational changes and community-based treatment rates in a previously inexperienced centre...
  16. doi request reprint Chronic daily headache with medication overuse: a randomized follow-up by neurologist or PCP
    M G Bøe
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    Cephalalgia 29:855-63. 2009
    ..Within 1 year 7/42 in A and 9/38 in B had recurrent medication overuse (P = 0.43). In summary, there were no significant differences in follow-up results between the two groups...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical usefulness of intrathecal antibody testing in acute Lyme neuroborreliosis
    U Ljøstad
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 14:873-6. 2007
    ..Repeated post-treatment Bb AI testing, to confirm or reject LNB diagnosis, is unreliable, as the majority of initial Bb AI negative patients remained negative at follow-up...
  18. ncbi request reprint Remaining complaints 1 year after treatment for acute Lyme neuroborreliosis; frequency, pattern and risk factors
    U Ljøstad
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:118-23. 2010
    ..To chart remaining complaints 1 year after treatment for neuroborreliosis, and to identify risk factors for a non-favorable outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of a commercial C6 peptide enzyme immuno assay in diagnosis of acute Lyme neuroborreliosis
    T Skarpaas
    Microbiology Unit, Division of Laboratory Medicine, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Service Box 416, 4604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:675-7. 2007
    ..QuickC6 is a sensitive, simple and cost-effective screening test in serum and CSF in diagnosis of acute LNB. Specificity needs further evaluation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chronic polyneuropathies in Vest-Agder, Norway
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, Vest Agder Central Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway Kongsgård Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 8:157-65. 2001
    ..Patients with paraproteinemic polyneuropathy were not severely disabled. Polyneuropathy was the presenting symptom in the majority of patients with Sjögren's syndrome or sicca complex...
  21. doi request reprint Chronic daily headache with medication overuse: predictors of outcome 1 year after withdrawal therapy
    M G Bøe
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 16:705-12. 2009
    ..We examined prospectively the results of withdrawal therapy in 80 patients with probable medication overuse headache. The aim was to identify baseline patient characteristics that might predict outcome after 1 year (end of study)...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Spontaneous intracranial hypotension]
    Unn Ljøstad
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Sørlandet sykehus, 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1376-8. 2004
    ..Spontaneous intracranial hypotension is probably an under-reported cause of headache and other neurological symptoms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intracerebral hemorrhage in southern Norway--a hospital-based incidence study
    Arnstein Tveiten
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur Neurol 67:240-5. 2012
    ..Newer Scandinavian data on intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are scarce. We aimed at providing updated community-based data on the incidence, characteristics and outcome of ICH leading to hospitalization in the southernmost region in Norway...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of interictal vestibular function in vestibular migraine vs migraine without vertigo
    Marion Ingeborg Boldingh
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Headache 53:1123-33. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess and compare vestibular function interictally in patients with VM and patients with migraine without vertigo (M)...
  25. pmc Inferior vestibular neuritis: 3 cases with clinical features of acute vestibular neuritis, normal calorics but indications of saccular failure
    Per Monstad
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet sykehus, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Neurol 6:45. 2006
    ..As this test reflects the function of the superior part of the vestibular nerve only, cases of pure inferior nerve neuritis will be lost...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prednisolone does not reduce withdrawal headache: a randomized, double-blind study
    Magne G Bøe
    Department of Neurology, Sorlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    Neurology 69:26-31. 2007
    ..Medication overuse headache is a condition where abrupt drug withdrawal is considered the treatment of choice...
  27. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies in thymoma-associated myasthenia gravis with myositis or neuromyotonia
    A Mygland
    Department of Neurology, University of Bergen, Norway
    Arch Neurol 57:527-31. 2000
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  28. doi request reprint Relevance of the antibody index to diagnose lyme neuroborreliosis among seropositive patients
    Unn Ljøstad
    Neurology 71:151; author reply 151-2. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint [Neuroborreliosis in Vest-Agder]
    Unn Ljøstad
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Vest Agder Sykehus 4604 Kristiansand
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:610-3. 2003