Psychiatrist Sristi Nath, MD educates us about Pediatric Autoimmune Neuro Disorders PANDAS

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PANDAS, is an abbreviation for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections. The term is used to describe a subset of children who have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and/or tic disorders such as Tourette’s Syndrome, and in whom symptoms worsen following strep. infections such as “Strep throat” and Scarlet Fever. Does strep cause PANDAS or does the child have a substrate for the neuro illness and the strep worsens it? Listen and learn about PANDAS an how to treat them.

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