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Pathology of multiple sclerosis and related inflammatory demyelinating diseases.
[1] Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), also known as Devic's syndrome or Devic's disease, is an immune mediated demyelinating central nervous system disease that preferentially affects the spinal cord and optic nerves.
In order to investigate our raised suspicion of demyelinating process versus CNS infection, a lumbar puncture was performed.
At that time, the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain revealed demyelinating lesions in periventricular white matter, corpus callosum and left capsula interna.
International Pediatric MS Study group has made consensus definition and criteria for the diagnosis of ADEM and other related demyelinating disorders1.
We present the case of a patient with a history of undifferentiated arthritis who developed two episodes of sensory demyelinating polyneuropathy.
To identify children with MS, the database was searched all records from January 1, 2009, to November 30, 2017, for diagnostic codes (JCD-9/10) for demyelinating diseases of the CNS, including MS and important variants of MS (Table 1).
MAGiQ will develop iPSC-derived, glial-restricted progenitor cells (GRPs), in collaboration with Q Therapeutics and Reprocell, to treat demyelinating and degenerative diseases of the CNS.
Individuals were required to be in the province from 5 years pre-index date, measured as either the first demyelinating event in health administrative data or MS onset as determined by the treating neurologist, until the MS cases' third demyelinating claim or diagnosis date.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic autoimmune demyelinating and neurodegenerative disease of the central nervous system (CNS), representing the most common cause of neurological disability among young adults.
Acute demyelinating transverse myelitis can also present with a similar clinical picture, particularly with a sensory level, although there usually will not be a history of trauma and the course is likely to be acute-to-subacute, reaching its peak over several weeks [4].
Enlargement of nerve roots, which is a distinct feature of hypertrophic neuropathy, has been frequently reported in neurofibromatosis and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP).[3],[4] This phenomenon can also be seen in CMT disease that caused by onion-bulb formation, but rare been reported.
Here, we present a 46-year-old woman who was diagnosed with anti-MDA5-mediated demyelinating polyneuropathy clinically mimicking dermatomyositis.
He was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2013 and suffered from demyelinating disease (damage of the protective covering of the nerves of the brain).