Myelitis

Common Name(s)

Myelitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Myelitis" returned 179 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Syphilitic myelitis: magnetic resonance imaging features.
 

Author(s): Dongmei He, Binghu Jiang

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(1):89-91.

 

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2014

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Acute transverse myelitis: a rare neurological complication following wasp sting.
 

Author(s): Kolar Vishwanath Vinod, Madasamy Ponraj, Khened Swetharani, Tarun Kumar Dutta

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(1):88-9.

 

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2014

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Extensive myelitis associated with anti-NMDA receptor antibodies.
 

Author(s): Olivier Outteryck, Guillaume Baille, Jérôme Hodel, Marianne Giroux, Arnaud Lacour, Jérôme Honnorat, Hélène Zéphir, Patrick Vermersch

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Encephalitis with anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antibodies (anti-NMDAR-Ab) is a rapid-onset encephalitis including psychosis, seizures, various movement disorders and autonomic system disturbances.

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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The terms "Myelitis" returned 13 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Transverse myelitis--a review of the presentation, diagnosis, and initial management.
 

Author(s): Timothy W West

Journal: Discov Med. 2013 Oct;16(88):167-77.

 

Myelitis is a rare neurological disorder of the spinal cord that is caused by inflammation and can have devastating neurologic effects with up to two-thirds of patients having a moderate to severe degree of residual disability. Symptoms typically develop over hours or days and then ...

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2013

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A rare Von Hippel-Lindau disease that mimics acute myelitis: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Hong Jiang, Yu-ting Shi, Jun-ling Wang, Bei-sha Tang, Jun-yu Wang, Ze-feng Peng, De-sheng Xiao

Journal: Neurol. Sci.. 2011 Apr;32(2):305-7.

 

Von Hippel-Lindau disease (VHL) comprises a series of complicated clinical manifestations. We hereby report one unique case of VHL with a natural history that mimics acute myelitis. MRI and biopsy in this patient showed multiple solid hemangioblastomas of the central nervous system ...

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2011

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[Recurrent stroke and myelitis in a patient with Eales' syndrome].
 

Author(s): Saioa Lejarreta-Andres, Maria Aguirregomozcorta-Gil, María Jimenez-Nieto, Mar Castellanos-Rodrigo, Joaquín Serena-Leal

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2010 Oct;51(7):445-7.

 

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2010

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Safety and Efficacy of Sustained Release Dalfampridine in Transverse Myelitis (Re-Launch)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Transverse Myelitis; Neuromyelitis Optica; Idiopathic Transverse Myelitis; Myelitis NOS

 

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2014

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PCORI Transverse Myelitis CAPTURE
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pediatric Transverse Myelitis; Onset of Symptoms Within 3 Months of Enrollment

 

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2014

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A Longitudinal Study of Neuromyelitis Optica and Transverse Myelitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Neuromyelitis Optica; Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder; Transverse Myelitis; Optic Neuritis

 

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2013

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