Anti-recoverin antibodies in a cerebellar syndrome without retinal involvement

Anti-recoverin antibodies in a cerebellar syndrome without retinal involvement


  • Matteo Minetti University of Parma
  • Giulia Balella University of Parma
  • Lucia Zinno University Hospital of Parma


recoverin, cerebellitis, anti-recoverin antibodies, dizziness, ataxia, dysarthria


Anti-recoverin antibodies are typically found in cancer-associated retinopathy or autoimmune diseases. We present a case of anti-recoverin positive cerebellar syndrome without any signs of malignancy or retinopathy. The patient was treated with steroids and intravenous immunoglobulins, resulting in improvements in both cognitive and motor symptoms.


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Anti-recoverin antibodies in a cerebellar syndrome without retinal involvement. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2023 Dec. 5 [cited 2024 Apr. 25];94(6):e2023258. Available from: