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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Current standard treatments for NMO have focused on lymphocytes; however, granulocyte infiltration has been shown to play an important role in the NMO-related inflammatory destruction.
We dont know what causes NMO, but we wondered if some organism could be fooling the immune system into attacking itself, said UCSFs Scott Zamvil, MD, PhD, senior author of the study, published online in the August 4, 2016 issue of Annals of Neurology.
The patient's ARF was felt to be due to cervical cord involvement by NMO, resulting in diaphragmatic weakness.
The genetic variants of IL-7 and IL-7RA had been identified to be associated with the susceptibility of MS and NMO in Caucasian, Japanese and some other populations in several studies.
The NMO is recommending that testing continue in 2016/2017 for small and medium sized enterprises including online e-tailers.
La NMO tiene una importante incidencia en el sexo femenino, pues llega a afectar 9 veces mas a las mujeres que a los hombres [5].
Ciertos estudios asocian la infeccion del virus coxsackie como un antecedente a la NMO, ademas de la coexistencia de otras enfermedades autoinmunes como hipotiroidismo, Sindrome de Sjogren, entre otras.
Of these, 26 were later found to have NMO and 26 to have MS.
Spinal cord lesions extending over three or more vertebral segments is the most reliable MRI finding for the diagnosis of NMO.
NMO is an inflammatory disease of the central nervous system clinically characterized by a neuritis and transverse myelitis of the optic nerve.
L'Assemblee Generale L'Assemblee Generale (The General Assembly ou GA) est composee des representants de toutes les NMOs et se reunit deux fois par an, en Mars et en Aout (March Meeting et August Meeting).