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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Plasmapheresis in multiple sclerosis patients with different indications. Un mes despues, sufrio empeoramiento del estado general, sindrome confusional y ceguera. Joseph Hyrtl, Lehrbuch der Anatomie des Menschen However, these early authors as well as some of the later ones, e. It is characterized by attacks of optic neuritis and myelitis, being able to produce blindness, great neurological disability and even the short term death.

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The history of neuromyelitis optica

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Estos criterios fueron precedidos por los criterios de Mandler en 3 y de O’Riordan en J Neurol Neuros Psychiatr ; 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 devvic the spinal cord, including manifestations in the brain. Intractable hiccup and nausea with periaqueductal lesions in neuromyelitis optica.

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A study of 9-cases. Recurrent transverse myelitis associates with anti-Ro SSA autoantibodies. The patient presented a diminished level of consciousness, and magnetic resonance imaging of the head revealed a number of lesions in the white matter, without contrast enhancement, which resolved without treatment.

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Contrasting disease patterns in seropositive and seronegative neuromyelitis optica: Recurrent optic neuromyelitis with endocrinopathies: While most later authors writing in English and German would use the neoclassical term rare exceptions are Perrit [ 37 ] and Vernant et al.

The patient was diagnosed as suffering enfefmedad encephalopathy within the context of NMO and she was treated with intravenous immunoglobulins and corticoids, which resulted in a clinical and radiological improvement.

Neuromielitis óptica – Diagnóstico y tratamiento – Mayo Clinic

Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder s ; SLE: Recurrent optic neuromyelitis with endocrinopathies: Anti-aquaporin-4 AQ-4 antibodies are a specific biomarker of the entity and, since their discovery, both the number of symptoms and the radiological data about the disease have progressively increased, and the concept of clinical spectrum of NMO has been defined.

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