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 neur√≥pticomielitis aguda (Enfermedad de Devic).

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Historia de la enfermedad de Devic | Revista Colombiana de Reumatología

Diagnosis and management of acute myelopathies. Neurology, 54pp.

Multiple sclerosis is in fact the main differential diagnosis Acta Med Colomb ; We made special mention of Devic’s disease and lupus, and finally make some notes on the available treatment for this pathology. Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore ; The Adv Neurol Disord, 3pp. Neuromyelitis optica Devic’s syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus: With the availability of AQP4-IgG, it became possible to distinguish the two conditions on the basis of laboratory findings.

Spinal Cord, 47pp. Plasma Exchange in severe spinal attacks associated with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder. A serum autoantibody marker of neuromyelitis optica: Mult Scler,pp.


The history of neuromyelitis optica

All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Enfermesad Attribution License. Abstract We present a case report about a young woman initially treated as having multiple sclerosis, who relapsed with serious visual impairment.

Evidence of intrathecal immune activation. Mult Scler, 10pp. Ortiz de Zarate, L. We consider these suggestions useful.

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 fevic rituximab, azathioprine, mitoxantrone, or cyclophosphamide, practically ruling out the possibility that seronegativity is generally the result of insufficient assay sensitivity [ 191 – 93 ].

Racial modification of clinical picture of multiple sclerosis: Enfermrdad optica IgG predicts relapse after longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis.

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

Multiple sclerosis in Asia. J Neuroophthalmol ; Neurology, 53pp. Marked Inflammation in catastrophic longitudinal myelitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus.

Brain magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in neuromyelitis optica. Recientemente Wingerchuk y cols.

J Neurol,pp. This article is a revision of this not very common illness, considering that its prevalence in our country has gone in increase. Sensitivity, specificity, and direct comparison with immunohistochemistry. BMC Neurol, 10pp. A case report and review of the literature.


The question of the exact relationship between NMO and classical multiple sclerosis MS has engaged neurologists for more than a century. Optic neuritis and myelitis. Loss of aquaporin 4 in lesions of neuromyelitis optica: One advantage is the breaking down of adhesions, which in a small percentage of cases may have something to do with the pain; but the main advantage is counter-irritation very directly applied. La neuromielitis optica NMO o enfermedad de Devic es un trastorno autoinmune, inflamatorio y desmielinizante del sistema nervioso central, que afecta principal y caracteristicamente al nervio optico y a la medula espinal.

Cesk Neurol Neurochir ; J Neurol Neurosurg Psichiatry, 79pp. Criterios de Wingerchuk y cols. Neurologist, 11pp.

IgG marker of optic-spinal multiple sclerosis binds to the aquaporin deviv water channel. Frequency and syndrome specificity of antibodies to aquaporin-4 in neurological patients with rheumatic disorders. Criterios complementarios mayores RM cerebral negativa. Neuromyelitis optica and non organ-specific autoimmunity.