Neuromyelitis Optica in Pregnancy Complicated by Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome, Eclampsia and Fetal Death

@inproceedings{Igel2015NeuromyelitisOI,
  title={Neuromyelitis Optica in Pregnancy Complicated by Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome, Eclampsia and Fetal Death},
  author={Catherine Igel and Diana Garretto and Matthew S. Robbins and Michael L Swerdlow and Nancy E Judge and Ashlesha K Dayal},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical medicine research},
  year={2015}
}
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is a demyelinating syndrome characterized by optic neuritis and acute myelitis with poor recovery and a progressive course. We report a poor outcome complicated by posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) and eclampsia and review available literature and current evidence for anticipation of adverse fetal and maternal… CONTINUE READING