Posts tagged: myelitis

J Neurol. 2017 Mar 13. doi: 10.1007/s00415-017-8445-8. [Epub ahead of print] Whittam D, Wilson M, Hamid S, Keir G, Bhojak M, Jacob A. The evolution…

J Neuroinflammation. 2016 Nov 1;13(1):281. Jarius S1, Kleiter I2, Ruprecht K3, Asgari N4, Pitarokoili K2, Borisow N5,6, Hümmert MW7, Trebst C7, Pache F5,6, Winkelmann A8,…

Multiple Sclerosis Journal 2: 1 5 DOI: 10.1177/ 2055217316675634 Lekha Pandit, Douglas Kazutoshi Sato, Sharik Mustafa, Toshiyuki Takahashi, Anitha D’Cunha, Chaithra Malli, Akshatha Sudhir and…

J Neurol. 2016 Mar;263(3):575-82. doi: 10.1007/s00415-015-7991-1. Epub 2016 Jan 25. Ayzenberg I1, Schöllhammer J1, Hoepner R1, Hellwig K1, Ringelstein M2, Aktas O2, Kümpfel T3, Krumbholz…

Mult Scler. 2012 Jul 3. [Epub ahead of print] Central nervous system aquaporin-4 autoimmunity presenting with an isolated cerebral abnormality.

By GREG ALLMAIN Federal Way Mirror reporter April 4, 2012 · 10:46 AM With National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Month having just ended in March, and the MS Walk coming up in Tacoma on April 14-15, there’s one Federal Way woman who is well acquainted with the disease. Deanna Kirkpatrick, 44, was diagnosed with the debilitating condition six years ago

Kevin Weilacher was on vacation when he developed a rare disorder that left him temporarily paralyzed and anxiously awaiting a diagnosis. He and wife, Liz, just celebrated their eighth wedding anniversary in Niagara Falls. While traveling back to Ohio, the couple stopped to visit Weilacher’s mother in Erie, Penn.

Variable results after rituximab in neuromyelitis optica. Lindsey JW, Meulmester KM, Brod SA, Nelson F, Wolinsky JS. Abstract Our objective was to assess the efficacy of rituximab (RTX) in neuromyelitis optica (NMO)

Painful Tonic Spasm in Neuromyelitis Optica Incidence, Diagnostic Utility, and Clinical Characteristics Sung-Min Kim, MD; Min Jin Go, MS; Jung-Joon Sung, MD, PhD; Kyung Seok Park, MD, PhD; Kwang-Woo Lee, MD, PhD Arch Neurol.

Neuromyelitis optica in Japanese sisters.

Case Reports in Medicine Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 393568, 4 pages doi:10.1155/2011/393568 Case Report Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disease with Positive Autoimmune Indices: A Case Report and Review of the Literature M.

Keywords: Neuromyelitis optica; Systemic lupus erythematosus; Systemic Sjogren’s; Myelitis; Autoantibody Abstract Objective: To identify the presence of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders (NMOSD) in patients with acute myelitis and suspected connective tissue disease (CTD), and to discuss the utility of this distinction in establishing a diagnostic and therapeutic plan. Methods: Seventeen patients with myelitis were identified from a single university-based rheumatology clinic and prospectively followed. Clinical data and serologic profile were used to determine the presence of neuromyelitis optica (NMO) or NMOSD according to established criteria