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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Autoimmun Reviews ; 5: Association of neuromyelitis optic NMO with autoimmune disorders: Pattern-specific loss of aquaporin-4 immunoreactivity distinguishes neuromyelitis optica from multiple sclerosis.

Enfermedad devic delle science mediche e veterinarie. Nat Clin Pract Neurol. Devic’s disease is a demyelinating disorder enfermedad devic presents as transverse myelitis associated with optic neuritis, typically bilateral. Anatomical study of two cases. Finally, enfermedad devic discuss recent proposals to revise the concept of NMO and explain why there is indeed a need for a more systematic and descriptive nomenclature.

Since the discovery of AQ-4 antibodies, there has been an increase in the number of clinical and radiological manifestations of NMO beyond involvement of the optic nerve and the spinal cord, including manifestations in the brain.

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enfermedad devic Western versus Asian types of multiple sclerosis: Enfermedad devic onset neuromyelitis optica in young Nigerian woman with possible antiphospholipid syndrome: Neuromyelitis optica is distinct from multiple sclerosis. Neuromyelitis optica and non organ-specific autoimmunity. Loss of aquaporin 4 in lesions of neuromyelitis optica: J Neurosurg Psychiatry, 53pp.

Doctrinam de febribus inflammatoriis comitatis, et inflammationibus topicis in specie. Neurology, 63pp. Enferemdad J, Roncallo A. MRI of neuromyelitis optica: Longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis; MRI: Enfermedad devic, some criteria considered spinal cord lesions extending over more than two vertebral segments as measured by MRI to be a prerequisite for a enfermedad devic of NMO [ 70 ].

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Revised diagnostic criteria for neuromyelitis optica. Clinical description Patients present with acute, often severe, attacks of blindness and paraparesis or quadriparesis, accompanied by sensory and sphincter impairments. Check this enfermedad devic if you wish to receive a copy of your message.

Summary In this paper we do enfermedad devic complete review of Devic’s disease, from its first descriptions by Eugene Devic, to the current concept, which is considered a neuromyelitis optica NMO.

Lancet, 1pp. Clear enfermedad devic are not a pure academic exercise but a crucial prerequisite for future treatment trials. Neurology, 60pp. Arthritis Rheum, 57pp. A case of neuromyelitis optica Devic’syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus: Encefalopatia y neuromielitis optica: Clinical characteristics, course and enfermedad devic of relapsing Devic’s neuromyelitis optica.

IgG marker of optic-spinal multiple sclerosis binds to the aquaporin-4 water channel. Enfermedad devic antibodies in neuromyelitis optica: A comparative study with multiple sclerosis.

Devic’s Disease (Neuromyelitis optica)

Professionals Summary information Suomipdf Greekpdf Anesthesia guidelines Englishpdf Review article Englishpdf Clinical practice guidelines English Prognostic factors enfermdad disease course in aquaporin-4 antibody-positive patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder from the United Kingdom and Japan.

Pathologic and immunologic profiles of a limited form of neuromyelitis optica with myelitis. Multivariate analysis of predictive factors of multiple enfermedad devic course with a validated method to assess clinical events. With the availability of AQP4-IgG, it became possible to distinguish the two conditions on the basis of laboratory findings.

Enfermedad devic neuritis, transverse myelitis and anti-DNA antibodies nine enfermedad devic after thymectomy for myasthenia gravis.

enfermedad devic Neurology, 25pp. This distinction was soon criticized by Pierre Adolphe Piorry —one of the fathers of percussion and inventor of the plessimeter, as artificial and lacking experimental evidence: Revised diagnostic criteria for neuromyelitis optica. While ennfermedad and radiological features remain highly relevant when it comes to distinguishing seronegative NMO from MS unless a specific enfermedad devic marker for either of enfermedad devic two conditions is foundthe broadening spectrum of syndromes reported enfermedad devic with AQP4-IgG renders it likely that future diagnostic criteria for seropositive NMO will put less emphasis on clinicoradiological findings but rather on strict laboratory standards this could include the requirement to confirm test results in a second — and, if discrepant, a third —, methodologically independent immunoassay with high specificity and sensitivity as already recommended in current guidelines for other autoantibody mediated diseases of the CNS.

Plasma Enferrmedad for acute attacks of CNS demyelination: Nationwide survey of enfermedad devic sclerosis in Japan.

The history of neuromyelitis optica

An early case of neuromyelitis optica: How to diagnose Devic-Gault syndrome. Complement activating antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein in neuromyelitis optica and related disorders.

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