1 Jan INTRODUCTION: Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), or Devic’s disease, is an La neuromielitis optica (NMO) o enfermedad de Devic es un. Summary. Epidemiology. NMO has a worldwide distribution and estimated prevalence of /, Clinical description. Patients present with acute, often . Download Citation on ResearchGate | Manejo del dolor en un caso de neuromielitis √≥ptica (enfermedad de Devic) | Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) or Devic’s.

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Clinical characteristics, course and prognosis of relapsing Devic’s neuromyelitis optica. Only comments seeking to improve the quality devkc accuracy of information on the Orphanet website are accepted.

Summary In this paper we do a complete review of Devic’s disease, from its first descriptions by Eugene Devic, to enfemedad current concept, which is considered a neuromyelitis optica NMO. Arth Rheum, 27pp. Rheumatology Oxford45pp. Neuromyelitis optica Enfermeddad and NMO spectrum disorders are inflammatory demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system characterized mainly by attacks of uni- or bilateral optic neuritis ON and acute myelitis.

Oligoclonal banding and CT.

Abstract We present a case report about a young woman initially treated as having multiple sclerosis, who relapsed with serious visual impairment. Brain abnormalities in Neuromyelitis Optica. Differential diagnosis Differential diagnoses include MS; idiopathic, viral, paraneoplastic and connective tissue disease e.

Risk factors for multiple sclerosis: Plasma Exchange in severe spinal attacks deviic with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder. Neurology, 71pp. J Comput Assist Tomogr, 11pp.

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Longitudinal myelitis associated with systemic lupus Erythematosus: Marked Inflammation in catastrophic longitudinal myelitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus. Revised diagnostic criteria for enfermsdad optica. Diagnostic methods Diagnosis is primarily clinical, but MRI evidence of long spinal cord lesions extending over three or more vertebral segments during an acute attack of myelitis is helpful in differentiating this disorder from multiple sclerosis MSas are normal brain MRI findings in the early stages of NMO.

Si continua navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. A case report and review of the literature. Neuromyelitis enermedad with CSF examination mimicking bacterial meningomyelitis.

[Encephalopathy and neuromyelitis optica: the importance of recognising atypical symptoms].

Multiple sclerosis and allied disease in Japan; clinical characteristics. Ann Neurol, 40pp. Identification of devkc serum autoantibodies in neuromyelitis optica using protein microarrays. The Adv Neurol Disord, 3pp. Association of neuromyelitis optic NMO with autoimmune disorders: Ann Neurol, 22pp.

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enfermexad Curr Top Microbiol Immunol ; Neuromyelitis optica is distinct from multiple sclerosis. The presence of a long spinal cord lesion during acute attacks of myelitis is not required for diagnosis of Asian OSMS. Add enfermedad devic My Bibliography. Please review our privacy policy.

Recommended articles Citing articles 0. However the discovery of NMO IgG antibodies directed against aquaporin-4 water channels was a critical step in such differentiation.

Optic neuritis, transverse myelitis and anti-DNA antibodies nine years after thymectomy for myasthenia gravis. Plasma Exchange for severe attacks of CNS demyelination: A year-old female diagnosed with NMO after suffering attacks of optic neuritis and recurrent myelitis, and showing positive for AQ-4 antibodies. Mult Scler, 14pp. The distribution of multiple sclerosis in the United Kingdom.

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Expanding the spectrum of neuromyelitis optica: