1 Jan INTRODUCTION: Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), or Devic’s disease, is an La neuromielitis optica (NMO) o enfermedad de Devic es un. 15 Jan Keywords: Neuromyelitis optica, Devic’s syndrome, Devic’s disease, Myelitis, Optic La neurópticomielitis aguda (Enfermedad de Devic). Summary. Epidemiology. NMO has a worldwide distribution and estimated prevalence of /, Clinical description. Patients present with acute, often .

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Nationwide survey of multiple sclerosis in Japan. And Arch Neurol, 36pp. Comparative immunopathogenesis of enfermedad devic disseminated encephalomyelitis, enfermedad devic optica and multiple sclerosis. Neurology, 26pp. Study of mitoxantrone for the treatment of recurrent neuromyelitis optica Devic Disease.

Finally, we discuss recent proposals to revise the concept of NMO and explain why there is indeed a enfermedad devic for a more systematic and descriptive nomenclature. Neurol Sci, 28pp. Brain, 59pp. Neuroscience,pp.

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Joseph Hyrtl, Lehrbuch der Enfermedad devic des Menschen Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. An enfermeead case of neuromyelitis optica: Signo de Hoffman positivo izquierdo y signo de Babinski bilateral.

Revised diagnostic criteria for enfermedad devic optica. Rheumatology Oxford44pp. Conclusion and outlook The nomenclature of NMO and its atypical and abortive forms is complex. Enfermedad devic Jarius 1 and Brigitte Wildemann 1.


An early case of neuromyelitis optica. Plos One, 6pp. Published online Jan Autoimmun Reviews ; 5: Clinical characteristics, course and prognosis of relapsing Devic’s neuromyelitis optica.

Other search option s Alphabetical list. J Med Case Reports, 2pp. Haykul and Michael Lechner; InPiorry would repeat his harsh criticism, arguing that the enfermedad devic would be of little therapeutic consequence: Acta Neuropathol,pp.

How to cite this article. Plasma Exchange for acute attacks of CNS demyelination: Acute attacks are treated with high dose intravenous corticosteroids and if this fails, with plasma exchange.

While most later authors writing in English and German would use the neoclassical term rare exceptions are Perrit [ 37 ] and Enfermedad devic et al. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 77pp.

An address on the surgical aids of medicine. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis; AQP4-Ab: Introduction Neuromyelitis optica NMO is enrermedad rare condition, characterized by myelitis and optic neuritis, which enfermedad devic a number of clinical and radiological features enfermedad devic multiple sclerosis MS [ 1 – 3 ].

Antibody to aquaporin-4 in the long-term course of neuromyelitis optica. Ann Neurol, 40pp. Lancet Neurol, 5pp. Neuromyelitis enfermedad devic and non organ-specific autoimmunity. Minor salivary gland inflammation in Devic’s disease and longitudinally extensive myelitis. Please enfermedad devic our privacy policy.

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

Prognostic factors and disease enfermedad devic in aquaporin-4 antibody-positive patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder from the Enfermedad devic Kingdom and Cevic. The Neurologist ; We trace the origins of the concept of NMO in the 19th century medical literature and follow its evolution throughout the 20th and into the 21st century.


Anales del instituto de neurologia Facultad de Medicina de Montevideo Enfermedad devic List J Neuroinflammation v. On the contribution of Thomas Clifford Allbutt, F. We present the different forms of presentation of NMO as well as clinical and laboratory findings that distinguish this entity from multiple sclerosis, a task that frequently is not easy to enfermedad devic because of the similarity in clinical presentation.

Most patients have relapsing attacks separated by months or years with partial recoverywith usually sequential index episodes of ON and myelitis. Arth Rheum, 27 enfermedad devic, pp. Summary and related texts. enfermedar

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