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A 27-year-old female asked:

Autoimmune diseases that can mess with brain? like, memory and leg and muscle twitches. not lupus. the dsdna was negative

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Dr. Andrew Reeves
Neurology 30 years experience
Many things: One unusual cause is something called hashimoto encephalopathy. Other autoimmune disorders can cross-react with brain tissue.
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Rheumatology 21 years experience
See below: Vasculitis and ms can but non-autoimmune disorders can do this as well. A neurologist can best determine what is going on.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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