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More long-term studies examining bigger patient series should be performed to enlighten the relationship between demyelinating diseases and IBD.
Multifocal involvement strongly favors non-neoplastic lesions, such as demyelinating diseases.
A phenotype characterized by NMO, longitudinally extensive spinal cord lesions, and AQP4 autoantibody seropositivity has been relatively more common among Asian patients with CNS inflammatory demyelinating disease than in Western populations.
Macrophages are somewhat less numerous than are seen in conventional demyelinating disease (multiple sclerosis) or in organizing infarction.
Demyelinating diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS) or acute disseminated encephalomyelitis are also diagnostic possibilities.
ADEM is an inflammatory demyelinating disease of the CNS, occurring mostly in children and rarely in young adults, soon after an infection or a vaccination.
Rarer forms of CNS demyelinating disease include those occurring as monophasic autoimmune disorders, often triggered by an infectious illness or vaccination (eg, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis [ADEM] and acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis).
TNF-antagonists, including HUMIRA, have been associated in rare cases of central nervous system demyelinating disease including multiple sclerosis and peripheral demyelinating disease including Guillain-Barre syndrome.
3) A subcortical, 'white matter', dementia often develops with disease progression, (4) and a dementia of early onset may be encountered with aggressive demyelinating disease.
PML is a demyelinating disease of CNS white matter caused by polyomavirus JC.
Abstract: Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is a monophasic, demyelinating disease of the central nervous system that predominately affects prepubertal children.
Three cases represented possible demyelinating disease, and there was one case each of low-grade oligodendroglioma, pilocystic astrocytoma, low-grade glioma, and aneurysm.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system that is characterized by disseminated lesions and a relapsing and remitting course.
Given the public concern over this issue, further studies of a possible association between the vaccine and demyelinating disease are underway at the CDC and in Europe.