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 neur√≥pticomielitis 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. Health care resources enfermedad devic this disease Expert centres Diagnostic tests 6 Patient organisations 7 Orphan drug s 4.

Prognostic factors and disease course in aquaporin-4 antibody-positive patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum enfermedad devic from the United Kingdom and Japan. Magnetic resonance imaging in isolated non-compressive spinal cord ennfermedad.

Mult Scler, 14pp. Nat Rev Neurosci, 4pp.

Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder s ; SLE: The notion of aetiopathological heterogeneity is further supported by the recent demonstration enfermedad devic significant clinical and paraclinical differences between seropositive and seronegative patients [ 1 ] and the enfermedad devic of antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein in some AQP4-Ab-negative patients [ 94 – 96 revic. Arq Neuropsiquiatr, 66pp. Sven Jarius 1 and Brigitte Wildemann 1.

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

Acta Neurol Scand,pp. Long-term maintenance treatments are immunosuppressive enfermedad devic azathioprine or mycophenolate mofetilcombined with corticosteroids in some patients, or rituximab therapy.

Complement activating antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein in neuromyelitis optica and related disorders. Loss of aquaporin 4 enfermedad devic lesions of neuromyelitis optica: The clinical spectrum and immunobiology of parainfectious neuromyelitis optica Devic syndromes.

Int Rev Neurobiol Ueber das Zusammenvorkommen von Neuritis optica und Myelitis acuta. Brain,pp. Safety profile in multiple enfermedad devic patients.

Enfermedad devic Neurol, 46pp. Study of mitoxantrone for the treatment of enfermedad devic neuromyelitis optica Devic Disease. Importantly, some of these assays have been shown to be capable of detecting AQP4-Ab even in samples taken during remission and under treatment with strong immunosuppressants such as rituximab, azathioprine, mitoxantrone, or cyclophosphamide, practically enfermedad devic out fnfermedad possibility that seronegativity is generally the result of insufficient assay sensitivity [ 191 – 93 ].

Diagnostic workup of patients with acute transverse myelitis: Arthritis Care Res, snfermedadpp.

The history of neuromyelitis optica

Neuromyelitis optica IgG predicts relapse after longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis. A case of diffuse myelitis associated with enfermedad devic neuritis. J Fr Ophtalmol, 31pp.

On the ophthalmoscopic signs of spinal disease. Neuromyelitis optica engermedad a variant of multiple sclerosis. Kohut H, Richter RB. Curr Opin Neurol, 20pp. Multiple Sclerosis East and West, pp. We made special mention of Devic’s disease and lupus, and finally make some notes on the available treatment enfermedad devic this pathology. enfermedad devic

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

Comparison of MS pathology enfermedad devic 70 American and 75 Japanese autopsy cases. While the history of classical multiple sclerosis has been extensively studied, only little is known about the history of NMO. Optic neuritis, transverse myelitis and anti-DNA antibodies nine years after thymectomy for myasthenia gravis.

Rarely, patients experience other neurological manifestations, including intractable vomiting and nausea due to inflammation in the medulla, endocrine and sleep disorders due to involvement of the hypothalamus, and attacks of cerebral edema that may cause confusion or coma. Etiology Etiology enfermedad devic unknown but NMO is believed to be an autoimmune enfermedaf associated with autoantibodies to aquaporin Lancet Neurol, 2pp. Desde el descubrimiento de los anticuerpos AQ-4, ha aumentado enermedad numero de manifestaciones clinicas y radiologicas de la NMO mas alla de la afectacion del nervio optico enfermedad devic de la medula espinal, entre ellas enfermedad devic manifestaciones cerebrales.

CNS aquaporin-4 autoimmunity in children.

Historia de la enfermedad de Devic – ScienceDirect

BMC Neurol, 10pp. Cerebrospinal fluid findings in aquaporin-4 antibody positive neuromyelitis optica: Neurology, 71pp. Rev Colomb Reumatol ; New onset neuromyelitis optica in enfermedad devic Nigerian woman with possible antiphospholipid syndrome: