Encephalomyelitis

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Encephalomyelitis
Classification and external resources
Specialty neurology
ICD-10 G04-G05
ICD-9-CM 323
MeSH D004679

Encephalomyelitis is a general term for inflammation of the brain and spinal cord, describing a number of disorders:


References[edit]

  1. ^ Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis at NIH's Office of Rare Diseases
  2. ^ Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis Information Page at NINDS
  3. ^ Pröbstel AK et al. Anti-MOG antibodies are present in a subgroup of patients with a neuromyelitis optica phenotype. J Neuroinflammation. 2015 Mar 8;12(1):46.
  4. ^ Melania Spadaro et al. Histopathology and clinical course of MOG-antibody-associated encephalomyelitis. Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology Volume 2, Issue 3, pages 295–301, March 2015 DOI: 10.1002/acn3.164
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  6. ^ Myalgic encephalomyelitis at NIH's Office of Rare Diseases
  7. ^ S. M. de la Monte, MD, MPH, D. D. Ho, MD, R. T. Schooley, MD, M. S. Hirsch, MD and E. P. Richardson Jr., MD Subacute encephalomyelitis of AIDS and its relation to HTLV‐III infection Neurology April 1987 vol. 37 no. 4 562 doi: 10.1212/WNL.37.4.562