Longitudinally Extensive Varicella-Zoster Virus Myelitis in a Patient With Multiple Sclerosis

@article{Cuello2013LongitudinallyEV,
  title={Longitudinally Extensive Varicella-Zoster Virus Myelitis in a Patient With Multiple Sclerosis},
  author={Juan Pablo Cuello and J. Viguera Romero and Fernando de Ory and Clara de Andr{\'e}s},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2013},
  volume={38},
  pages={E1282–E1284}
}
Study Design. Case report. Objective. To report this rare varicella-zoster virus (VZV) complication in a patient with multiple sclerosis. Summary of Background Data. Longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis is a spinal cord lesion that extends over 3 or more vertebral segments. A common feature in neuromyelitis optica, longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis can also occur in several other diseases. Methods. A 15-year-old boy with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, who has been… 

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