Variants of autophagy-related gene 5 are associated with neuromyelitis optica
in the Southern Han Chinese population.
The emerging relationship between neuromyelitis optica
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The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Neuromyelitis Optica
(Devic's Syndrome) and enlists all their major and minor projects
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Longitudinal extensive transverse myelitis--it's not all neuromyelitis optica
Hope for a rare disease: eculizumab in neuromyelitis optica
They reflect the current understanding of neuromyelitis optica
as a spectrum of clinical symptoms, said Dr.
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They provide evidence and experience-based information on the history of the disease, its pathology and pathophysiology, epidemiology and natural history, and genetics; symptoms and signs, diagnosis, the use of magnetic resonance imaging, tools and tests, and differential diagnosis; treatments and therapies; rehabilitation and management of symptoms like fatigue, cognitive dysfunction, pain, spasticity, and sexual dysfunction, including the use of complementary and alternative medicine; special issues like pediatric cases, women's issues, associated comorbidities, societal issues, patient-oriented comprehensive care, and caregiving; and the related diseases of neuromyelitis optica
and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.
The clinical spectrum and immunobiology of parainfectious neuromyelitis optica
, or Devic's disease, is a unique idiopathic WM inflammatory process in which there is an auto-antibody response against astrocytic aquaporin 4.