neuromyelitis

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neuromyelitis

[¦nu̇r·ō‚mī·ə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the spinal cord and of nerves.
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Genes and Immunity 2005;6:153-61, Archives of Neurology 2008;65:349-357 His team also is trying to identify gene mutations that may lead to the development of NMO.
Olgularimizda oldugu gibi Sjogren sendromunda NMO benzeri klinik tablolar oldukca nadir gorulur.
However, there is some uncertainty--especially in Asia--about whether MS and NMO are distinct.
The seismic line was properly processed applying a conventional sequence flow with a careful selection of parameters, as result a new stacked section was obtained, providing also a more reliable NMO velocity model to be used as starting model in CRS method.
However, Chinese immigrants are not unique in their reliance on social networks in the development of NMO business; in network marketing, independent distributors rely on social networks to generate sales and to recruit new members--a type of economic activity that is embedded in networks of interpersonal relations (Granovetter, 1985; Frenzen and Davis, 1990).
Based on the results from this study, Alexion expects to participate in a series of discussions with researchers and regulators to design a company-sponsored clinical study to further evaluate the potential of eculizumab as a therapy for severe and refractory NMO.
Detailed pathological analysis can be done to determine similarities and differences of the lesions between the experimental model and NMO in humans.
Moreover, it appears from examination of the data, that monophasic NMO and relapsing NMO may not be the same.
The NMO antibody targets astrocytes, which are 10 times more numerous in the brain and spinal cord than neurons.
The Pulse Larsen line invented the original NMO mount, developed the NMO high-frequency mount, and continues to set the standard for NMO antenna technology by increasing the NMOHF mount series to include GPS/mobile combinations," said Steve Bruegger, Pulse sales manager for the Larsen brand.
Of the 1,200 blood samples that are sent to Mayo Clinic's neuroimmunology laboratory for NMO antibody (NMO-IgG) testing each month, approximately 70 new patients test positive for NMO, which is surprisingly high considering it is believed to be a rare disease.
When my daughter was diagnosed with NMO, I did what any mom would do.