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Related to acute disseminated encephalomyelitis: Acute Hemorrhagic Leukoencephalitis
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inflammation of the brain and spinal cord

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Key words used in the search included diagnosis, radiography, multiple sclerosis, mass lesion, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, acute postinfectious encephalomyelitis, and postvaccinial encephalomyelitis.
Common causes of HIV-associated optic neuropathy Immune mediated Isolated seroconversion optic neuritis Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis Infectious optic neuritis Bacterial: syphilis, tuberculosis Viral: cytomegalovirus, varicella zoster virus, herpes simplex virus Parasitic: toxoplasmosis Fungal: cryptococcal meningitis Raised intracranial pressure Cryptococcal-induced optic neuropathy Infiltrative optic neuropathy Lymphoma Nutritional optic neuropathy Vitamin [B.
Intravenous gammaglobulin therapy in recurrent acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.
There are two reports of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis with vivax malaria.
Restricted acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in the brainstem is a consideration given the patient's history of vaccination, but was not supported given the radiologic and pathologic appearance.
The study looked for autoimmune conditions such as immune thrombocytopenia, autoimmune hemolytic anemia, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes, Hashimoto's disease, Graves' disease, multiple sclerosis, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, other demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system, vaccine-associated demyelination, Guillain-Barre syndrome, neuromyelitis optica, optic neuritis and uveitis.
HIV-associated neuro-cognitive disorder EBV: primary CNS lym-phoma JC virus: PML [not equal to] Prions: spongiform ence- phalopathy Spinal Acute viral HIV-1 vacuolar cord myelitis myelopathy ADEM * HTLV-1 myelopathy * Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis [dagger] Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis [not equal to] Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy.
This edition incorporates a new section on neurodevelopmental and learning disorders, and new chapters on neuropsychological interventions, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis and childhood multiple sclerosis, tuberous sclerosis complex, perinatal stroke, and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
In children, the most common MS look-alike is acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, or ADEM.
These include epilepsy, anticonvulsant therapy, mild encephalitis, ischaemia and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) as the more common aetiologies causing reversible lesions.
Doctors have diagnosed him with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, an extremely rare viral infection, leaving him an "incomplete quadriplegic," meaning he has no use of his legs and partial use of his arms.
Routine vaccinations were effectively suspended in May 2005 following a report that a junior high school girl who was vaccinated the previous year had developed acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, which causes inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.
Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) occurs predominantly in children and young adults, and carries significant morbidity and mortality.
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