Items tagged as "Neuromyelitis Optica"
Despite Similarities, NMO and MS Take Different Courses, Require Different Treatments November 26, 2010 Dear Mayo Clinic: What can you tell me about neuromyelitis optica? My husband was recently diagnosed. We hear it is often confused with multiple sclerosis. What are the differences between the two? Answer: Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), [...]Created by Shawn Bishop
ROCHESTER, Minn. — October 8, 2012. Mayo Clinic researchers have identified a new therapy for patients with neuromyelitis optica that appears to stop inflammation of the eye nerves and spinal cord. NMO is a debilitating central nervous system disorder that is often misdiagnosed as multiple sclerosis (MS). In the study, [...]Created by Nick Hanson