Allen Jr. Aksamit, MD

  • 5773 Citations
  • 37 Scopus h-Index
1985 …2019

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Acute bacterial meningitis

Aksamit, A. J., Dec 1 2006, Current Therapy in Neurologic Disease. Mosby Inc., p. 155-158 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Acute Viral Encephalitis

Aksamit, A. J., Jul 1 2011, Goldman's Cecil Medicine: Twenty Fourth Edition. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 2. p. 2376-2379 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Administration of Recombinant Human Leukocyte α2-Interferon in Patients With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Dalakas, M. C., Aksamit, A. J., Madden, D. L. & Sever, J. L., Sep 1986, In : Archives of neurology. 43, 9, p. 933-935 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Adult-onset opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome

Klaas, J. P., Ahlskog, J. E., Pittock, S. J., Matsumoto, J. Y., Aksamit, A. J., Bartleson, J. D., Kumar, R., McEvoy, K. F. & McKeon, A., Dec 1 2012, In : Archives of neurology. 69, 12, p. 1598-1607 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations

AIDS-associated progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML): Comparison to non-AIDS PML with in situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry

Aksamit, A. J., Gendelman, H. E., Orenstein, J. M. & Pezeshkpour, G. H., Jul 1990, In : Neurology. 40, 7, p. 1073-1078 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

An 85-year-old man with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and altered mental status

Tyler, K. L., Aksamit, A. J., Keegan, B. M. & Parisi, J. E., Feb 2007, In : Neurology. 68, 6, p. 460-467 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A quantitation of myelin‐associated glycoprotein and myelin basic protein loss in different demyelinating disease

Gendelman, H. E., Pezeshkpour, G. H., Pressman, N. J., Wolinsky, J. S., Quarles, R. H., Dobersen, M. J., Trapp, B. D., Kitt, C. A., Aksamit, A. & Johnson, R. T., Sep 1985, In : Annals of neurology. 18, 3, p. 324-328 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Aseptic meningitis in adult onset Still's disease

Veetil, B. M. A., Yee, A. H., Warrington, K. J., Aksamit, A. J. & Mason, T. G., Dec 1 2012, In : Rheumatology International. 32, 12, p. 4031-4034 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Autoimmune encephalitis epidemiology and a comparison to infectious encephalitis

Dubey, D., Pittock, S. J., Kelly, C. R., McKeon, A., Lopez-Chiriboga, A. S., Lennon, V. A., Gadoth, A., Smith, C. Y., Bryant, S. C., Klein, C. J., Aksamit, A. J., Toledano, M., Boeve, B. F., Tillema, J-M. & Flanagan, E., Jan 1 2018, In : Annals of Neurology. 83, 1, p. 166-177 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations

Autoimmune epilepsy: Clinical characteristics and response to immunotherapy

Quek, A. M. L., Britton, J. W., McKeon, A., So, E., Lennon, V. A., Shin, C., Klein, C. J., Watson, R. E., Kotsenas, A. L., Lagerlund, T. D., Cascino, G. D., Worrell, G. A., Wirrell, E. C., Nickels, K. C., Aksamit, A. J., Noe, K. H. & Pittock, S. J., May 1 2012, In : Archives of neurology. 69, 5, p. 582-593 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

200 Scopus citations

Autoimmune glial fibrillary acidic protein astrocytopathy: A novel meningoencephalomyelitis

Fang, B., McKeon, A. B., Hinson, S. R., Kryzer, T. J., Pittock, S. J., Aksamit, A. J. & Lennon, V. A., Nov 1 2016, In : JAMA Neurology. 73, 11, p. 1297-1307 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Scopus citations

Building a neuroinfectious disease consensus curriculum

Venkatesan, A., Chow, F. C., Aksamit, A. J., Bartt, R., Bleck, T. P., Jay, C., Pastula, D. M., Roos, K. L., Rumbaugh, J., Saylor, D. & Cho, T. A., Jul 30 2019, In : Neurology. 93, 5, p. 208-216 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Case for diagnosis. AIDS.

Macher, A. M., Parisi, J. E., Aksamit, A. J., Smirniotopoulos, J. G., Chase, R., Lu, A. T., Bauserman, S. C., Grant, K. F., Nelson, A. M. & Connor, D. H., May 1 1986, In : Military medicine. 151, 5, p. M25-32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Central canal enhancement and the trident sign in spinal cord sarcoidosis

Zalewski, N. L., Krecke, K. N., Weinshenker, B. G., Aksamit, A. J., Conway, B. L., McKeon, A. & Flanagan, E., Aug 16 2016, In : Neurology. 87, 7, p. 743-744 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

27 Scopus citations

Central Nervous System Toxicity after Liver Transplantation

de Groen, P. C., Aksamit, A. J., Rakela, J., Forbes, G. S. & Krom, R. A. F., Oct 1 1987, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 317, 14, p. 861-866 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

438 Scopus citations

Cerebellar ataxia and central nervous system whipple disease

Matthews, B. R., Jones, L. K., Saad, D. A., Aksamit, A. J. & Josephs, K. A., Apr 1 2005, In : Archives of neurology. 62, 4, p. 618-620 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Characteristics of Spontaneous Spinal Cord Infarction and Proposed Diagnostic Criteria

Zalewski, N. L., Rabinstein, A., Krecke, K. N., Brown, R. D. J., Wijdicks, E. F. M., Weinshenker, B. G., Kaufmann, T. J., Morris, J. M., Aksamit, A. J., Bartleson, J. D., Lanzino, G., Blessing, M. M. & Flanagan, E., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : JAMA Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Chronic lymphocytic inflammation with pontine perivascular enhancement responsive to steroids (CLIPPERS)

Pittock, S. J., Debruyne, J., Krecke, K. N., Giannini, C., Van Den Ameele, J., De Herdt, V., McKeon, A., Fealey, R. D., Weinshenker, B. G., Aksamit, A. J., Krueger, B. R., Shuster, E. A. & Keegan, B. M., Sep 2010, In : Brain. 133, 9, p. 2626-2634 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

176 Scopus citations

Cidofovir treatment of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in a patient receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy

Razonable, R. R., Aksamit, A. J., Wright, A. J. & Wilson, J. W., Nov 2001, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 76, 11, p. 1171-1175 5 p., 62509.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
37 Scopus citations

Clinical Spectrum and Laboratory Characteristics Associated With Detection of Herpes Simplex Virus DNA in Cerebrospinal Fluid

O'Sullivan, C. E., Aksamit, A. J., Harrington, J. R., Harmsen, W. S., Mitchell, P. S. & Patel, R., Nov 2003, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 78, 11, p. 1347-1352 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Common variable immunodeficiency-associated myelitis: Report of treatment with infliximab

Kumar, N., Hagan, J. B., Abraham, R. S. & Aksamit, A. J., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Neurology. 255, 11, p. 1821-1824 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Scopus citations

Conjunctival biopsy to diagnose neurosarcoidosis in patients with inflammatory nervous system disease of unknown etiology

Pichler, M. R., Flanagan, E., Aksamit, A. J., Leavitt, J. A., Salomaõ, D. R. & Keegan, B. M., Jun 10 2015, In : Neurology: Clinical Practice. 5, 3, p. 216-223 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Cranial base manifestations of neurosarcoidosis: A review of 305 patients

Carlson, M. L., White, J. R., Espahbodi, M., Haynes, D. S., Driscoll, C. L. W., Aksamit, A. J., Pawate, S., Lane, J. I. & Link, M. J., Jan 20 2015, In : Otology and Neurotology. 36, 1, p. 156-166 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

31 Scopus citations

Cyclosporin A-induced reversible cortical blindness

Wilson, S. E., de Groen, P. C., Aksamit, A. J., Wiesner, R. H., Garrity, J. A. & Krom, R. A. F., Dec 1988, In : Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology. 8, 4, p. 215-220 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Cyclosporine-Associated Central Nervous System Toxicity

Bhatt, B. D., Meriano, F. V., Buchwald, D., Tollemar, J., Ringdén, O., Ericzon, B. G., Tydén, G., de Groen, P. C., Aksamit, A. J., Rakela, J. & Krom, R. A. F., Mar 24 1988, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 318, 12, p. 788-789 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

46 Scopus citations

Cyclosporine-related leukoencephalopathy and pml in a liver transplant recipient

Aksamit, A. J. & de Groen, P. C., Oct 27 1995, In : Transplantation. 60, 8, p. 874-876 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Definition and Consensus Diagnostic Criteria for Neurosarcoidosis: From the Neurosarcoidosis Consortium Consensus Group

Stern, B. J., Royal, W., Gelfand, J. M., Clifford, D. B., Tavee, J., Pawate, S., Berger, J. R., Aksamit, A. J., Krumholz, A., Pardo, C. A., Moller, D. R., Judson, M. A., Drent, M. & Baughman, R. P., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : JAMA Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Detection of AIDS virus in macrophages in brain tissue from AIDS patients with encephalopathy

Koenig, S., Gendelman, H. E., Orenstein, J. M., Dal Canto, M. C., Pezeshkpour, G. H., Yungbluth, M., Janotta, F., Aksamit, A., Martin, M. A. & Fauci, A. S., Jan 1 1986, In : Science. 233, 4768, p. 1089-1093 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1282 Scopus citations

Detection of JC virus by polymerase chain reaction in cerebrospinal fluid from two patients with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Telenti, A., Marshall, W. F., Aksamit, A. J., Smilack, J. D. & Smith, T. F., Mar 1 1992, In : European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases. 11, 3, p. 253-254 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Detection of JC virus DNA by polymerase chain reaction in patients with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Telenti, A., Aksamit, A. J., Proper, J. & Smith, T. F., Oct 1990, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 162, 4, p. 858-861 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Diagnosis of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy by brain biopsy with biotin labeled DNA:DNA in situ hybridization

Aksamit, A. J., Major, E. O., Ghatak, N. R., Sidhu, G. S., Parisi, J. E. & Guccion, J. G., Sep 1987, In : Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 46, 5, p. 556-566 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Diffuse anaplastic leptomeningeal oligodendrogliomatosis mimicking neurosarcoidosis

Hunderfund, A. N. L., Zabad, R. K., Aksamit, A. J., Morris, J. M., Meyer, F. B., Thorell, W. E., Parisi, J. E. & Giannini, C., Jun 1 2013, In : Neurology: Clinical Practice. 3, 3, p. 261-265 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
54 Scopus citations

DPPX potassium channel antibody: Frequency, clinical accompaniments, and outcomes in 20 patients

Tobin, W. O., Lennon, V. A., Komorowski, L., Probst, C., Clardy, S. L., Aksamit, A. J., Appendino, J. P., Lucchinetti, C. F., Matsumoto, J. Y., Pittock, S. J., Sandroni, P., Tippmann-Peikert, M., Wirrell, E. C. & McKeon, A., Nov 1 2014, In : Neurology. 83, 20, p. 1797-1803 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

End of life: Expert care and support, not physician-hastened death

Masdeu, J. C., Aksamit, A. J., Carver, A. C., Foley, K. M., Kass, J. S., Martin, R. A., McCusker, E. A., McQuillen, M. P., Mehanna, R., Payne, R., Victor, S. J. & Warach, S., Oct 22 2019, In : Neurology. 93, 17, p. 729-734 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Epileptiform electroencephalographic abnormalities in liver transplant recipients

Wszolek, Z. K., Aksamit, A. J., Ellingson, R. J., Sharbrough, F. W., Westmoreland, B. F., Pfeiffer, R. F., Steg, R. E. & De Groen, P. C., Jul 1991, In : Annals of neurology. 30, 1, p. 37-41 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Factors Predictive of Seizures Among Intensive Care Unit Patients with Gram‐Negative Infections

Guess, H. A., Resseguie, L. J., III, L. J. M., Kurland, L. T., Lydick, E. G., Aksamit, A. J. & Wilson, W. R., Oct 1990, In : Epilepsia. 31, 5, p. 567-573 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Glial fibrillary acidic protein IgG related myelitis: Characterisation and comparison with aquaporin-4-IgG myelitis

Sechi, E., Morris, P. P., McKeon, A., Pittock, S. J., Hinson, S. R., Weinshenker, B. G., Aksamit, A. J., Krecke, K. N., Kaufmann, T. J., Jolliffe, E. A., Zalewski, N. L., Zekeridou, A., Wingerchuk, D. M., Jitprapaikulsan, J. & Flanagan, E., Jul 20 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Glial fibrillary acidic protein immunoglobulin G as biomarker of autoimmune astrocytopathy: Analysis of 102 patients

Flanagan, E., Hinson, S. R., Lennon, V. A., Fang, B., Aksamit, A. J., Morris, P. P., Basal, E., Honorat, J. A., Alfugham, N. B., Linnoila, J. J., Weinshenker, B. G., Pittock, S. J. & McKeon, A., Feb 1 2017, In : Annals of Neurology. 81, 2, p. 298-309 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Herpes simplex encephalitis: Lack of clinical benefit of long-term valacyclovir therapy

Gnann, J. W., Sköldenberg, B., Hart, J., Aurelius, E., Schliamser, S., Studahl, M., Eriksson, B. M., Hanley, D., Aoki, F., Jackson, A. C., Griffiths, P., Miedzinski, L., Hanfelt-Goade, D., Hinthorn, D., Ahlm, C., Aksamit, A. J., Cruz-Flores, S., Dale, I., Cloud, G., Jester, P. & 1 others, Whitley, R. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 61, 5, p. 683-691 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Herpes simplex encephalitis in adults and older children

Aksamit, A. J., Mar 2005, In : Current Treatment Options in Neurology. 7, 2, p. 145-150 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

Herpes simplex virus 2 encephalitis in adults

Mateen, F. J., Miller, S. A. & Aksamit, A. J., Feb 2014, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 89, 2, p. 274-275 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

9 Scopus citations

Herpes simplex virus 2 meningitis: A retrospective cohort study

Miller, S., Mateen, F. J. & Aksamit, A. J., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of NeuroVirology. 19, 2, p. 166-171 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Herpes Zoster-Associated Meningoencephalitis in Patients With Systemic Cancer

HUGHES, BERNADETTE. A., KIMMEL, DAVID. W. & AKSAMIT, ALLEN. J., Jan 1 1993, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 68, 7, p. 652-655 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Human rabies - Minnesota, 2007

Yee, A. H., Merrell, R. T., Zubkov, A. Y., Aksamit, A. J., Hu, W. T., Manno, E. M., Scheftel, J., DeVries, A., Neitzel, D., Danila, R., Smith, K. E., Rupprecht, C. E. & Holzbauer, S., May 2 2008, In : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 57, 17, p. 460-462 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Lateralized and focal clinical, EEG, and FLAIR MRI abnormalities in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

Cambier, D. M., Kantarci, K., Worrell, G. A., Westmoreland, B. F. & Aksamit, A. J., Sep 1 2003, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 114, 9, p. 1724-1728 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Leflunomide-associated progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Rahmlow, M., Shuster, E. A., Dominik, J., Deen, H. G., Dickson, D. W., Aksamit, A. J., Robles, H. A. & Freeman, W. D., Nov 1 2008, In : Archives of neurology. 65, 11, p. 1538-1539 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Motor and Sensory Conduction Blocks Preceding Severe Axonal Loss in Guillain-Barré Syndrome

Rubin, D. I., Aksamit, A. J. & Daube, J. R., Dec 1 1999, In : Journal of clinical neuromuscular disease. 1, 2, p. 79-81 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MRI and PET imaging discordance in neurosarcoidosis

Huang, J. F., Aksamit, A. J. & Staff, N. P., Sep 4 2012, In : Neurology. 79, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

18 Scopus citations