2022 Intern Reports

Status of Vitamin D in Children with Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS)

Status of Vitamin D in Children with Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS)

Gabriel Delgado, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
R. C. Kaufmann, Midwest Allergy Sinus Asthma
D. D. Siri, SWIA Clinical Research

Description

This study was undertaken to determine the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in children with PANS/PANDAS, an autoimmune disorder characterized by abrupt-onset neuropsychiatric symptoms, often associated with infections such as Group A Streptococcus.