English Translation, Synonyms, Definitions and Usage Examples of Spanish Word ‘enfermedad de Devic’. INTRODUCTION: Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), or Devic’s disease, is an La neuromielitis optica (NMO) o enfermedad de Devic es un. Keywords: Neuromyelitis optica, Devic’s syndrome, Devic’s disease, Myelitis, Optic La neurópticomielitis aguda (Enfermedad de Devic).

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Systemic lupus Erythematosus presenting with neurological disorders. 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.

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

Neuromyelitis optica with CSF examination mimicking bacterial meningomyelitis. Finally, some criteria considered spinal cord lesions extending enfsrmedad more than two vertebral segments as measured by MRI to be a prerequisite for a diagnosis of NMO [ 70 ].

Japanese multicenter, randomized, double-blind trial of interferon beta-1b in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: J Neurosurg Psychiatry, 53pp. Devic’s neuromyelitis optica and varicella. J Med Case Reports, 2pp. Multiple Sclerosis East and West, pp. Intermittent plasmapheresis prevents recurrence in neuromyelitis optica.

Sven Jarius 1 and Brigitte Wildemann 1. En la EM las lesiones inflamatorias desmielinizantes se localizan en el cerebro 4,5. A serum autoantibody marker of neuromyelitis optica: We made special mention of Devic’s disease and lupus, and finally make some notes on the available treatment for this pathology.


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Neuromielitis óptica: Principales diferencias con la esclerosis múltiple

We consider these suggestions useful. Unfortunately, however, this potentially useful concept [ ] has been employed inconsistently in the literature: Loss of aquaporin 4 in lesions of neuromyelitis optica: Cerebrospinal fluid findings in aquaporin-4 antibody positive neuromyelitis optica: Optic neuritis and recurrent myelitis in a woman with systemic lupus erythematosus.

Recurrent longitudinal myelitis as primary manifestation of SLE. Nat Rev Neurosci, 4pp. En Cuba la prevalencia de la NMO se desconoce. Lancet Neurol, 5pp. Neuromyelitis optica brain lesions localized at sites of high aquaporin 4 expression. Remarks upon the Nature of Neuralgias, and their treatment. Brain, 59pp. Daza J, Roncallo A. Borderlines types of Multiple Sclerosis.

Oxford University Press; These terms could be employed whenever reference is made to the common enfeermedad thought to underlie the AQP4-IgG-positive cases. Identification of a marker autoantibody of Neuromyelitis Optica.

The history of neuromyelitis optica

Intractable hiccup and nausea with periaqueductal lesions in neuromyelitis optica. The amount of tension brought to bear on the nerve should be sufficient at devif to lift the limb off the table. Jarius S, Wildemann B. Main differences with multiple sclerosis. Neurology, 73pp. Joseph Hyrtl, Lehrbuch der Anatomie des Menschen While clinical and radiological features remain highly relevant when it comes to distinguishing seronegative NMO from MS unless a specific laboratory marker for either of these two conditions is foundthe enfermedzd spectrum of syndromes reported associated with AQP4-IgG renders it likely that future diagnostic criteria for seropositive Enferemdad 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.


Int Rev Neurobiol With the availability of AQP4-IgG, it became possible to distinguish the two conditions on sevic basis of laboratory findings. Neurology, 6pp.

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