Pediatric familial neuromyelitis optica in two sisters with long term follow-up.

Abstract

Neuromyelitis optica causes bilateral optic neuritis and longitudinal extensive transverse myelitis. Although usually sporadic, 3% of cases of neuromyelitis optica are familial. The interval over which attacks continue and the long term prognosis for pediatric-onset neuromyelitis optica are not well defined. We describe two patients with pediatric familial… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jocn.2016.01.009

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