Thursday January 18th 2018

Neuromyelitis optica in Portugal (NEMIPORT) – a multicentre study

NMO is a rare inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system (CNS), [1] with an estimated prevalence of 0.3-4.4/100.000. [2] It is more prevalent in females (9:1). [1] In the past 10 years, different diagnostic criteria for NMO have been proposed, including those of Wingerchuk [1,3] and United States National Multiple Sclerosis Society–NMSS. [4] (Source: Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery)

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Neuromyelitis optica in Portugal (NEMIPORT) – a multicentre study

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