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Treatment will vary depending on whether the patient has a paraneoplastic form of limbic encephalitis or not. If the patient has a viral infectious form of the condition, an antiviral drug may be prescribed. When a tumor is found in association with a possible paraneoplastic disorder, removal of the tumor and immunotherapy may be offered. 
Last updated: 5/6/2008
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