Summary. Epidemiology. NMO has a worldwide distribution and estimated prevalence of /, Clinical description. Patients present with acute, often . 1 Jan INTRODUCTION: Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), or Devic’s disease, is an La neuromielitis optica (NMO) o enfermedad de Devic es un. Download citation | Manejo del dolor en | Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) or Devic’s disease is an autoimmune disorder, inflammatory and demyelinating, which.

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Diagnosis is primarily clinical, but MRI evidence of long spinal cord lesions extending over three or more vertebral segments during an acute attack of myelitis is helpful in differentiating this disorder from multiple sclerosis MSas are normal brain MRI findings in the early stages of NMO. Brain magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in neuromyelitis optica. How to cite this article. Curr Opin Ophthalmol ; Science,pp. Diciembre Enfermedad de devic Anterior – Documento Siguiente.

Neurology, 26pp. The prognosis is variable: