The incidence and prevalence of neuromyelitis optica: a systematic review.

  title={The incidence and prevalence of neuromyelitis optica: a systematic review.},
  author={Ruth Ann Marrie and Caroline Gryba},
  journal={International journal of MS care},
  volume={15 3},
Interest in neuromyelitis optica (NMO) has increased substantially over the last few years, but it is not known whether NMO has the same geographic and temporal variations in disease risk as multiple sclerosis (MS). We aimed to evaluate the worldwide incidence and prevalence of NMO through a systematic review of published peer-reviewed studies. We performed a search of the English-language literature using MEDLINE and EMBASE from January 1985 to March 2012. Search terms included "neuromyelitis… CONTINUE READING
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