Some patients with demyelinating disease
also had chronic visual involvement.
Increased risk for demyelinating diseases
in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
A phenotype characterized by NMO, longitudinally extensive spinal cord lesions, and AQP4 autoantibody seropositivity has been relatively more common among Asian patients with CNS inflammatory demyelinating disease
than in Western populations.
Macrophages are somewhat less numerous than are seen in conventional demyelinating disease
(multiple sclerosis) or in organizing infarction.
Etanercept and demyelinating disease
in a patient with psoriasis.
ADEM is an inflammatory demyelinating disease
of the CNS, occurring mostly in children and rarely in young adults, soon after an infection or a vaccination.
Rarer forms of CNS demyelinating disease
include those occurring as monophasic autoimmune disorders, often triggered by an infectious illness or vaccination (eg, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis [ADEM] and acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis).
Adrenoleukodystrophy is a rapid, progressive demyelinating disease
affecting the CNS that is characterized by large increases in plasma and tissue very long saturated fatty acids (VLCFA).
Cerebral spinal fluid studies can confirm demyelinating disease
of the nervous system.
Multiple Sclerosis is a demyelinating disease
that effects the central nervous system.
sup], *Definitely diagnosed noninflammatory demyelinating disease
MS (multiple sclerosis) is a demyelinating disease
of the CNS (central nervous system).