Myelitis

Common Name(s)

Myelitis

Description for this condition is not yet available.
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Myelitis" for support, advocacy or research.

There are currently no organizations listed in Disease InfoSearch that support this condition. Create a listing.

 

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
Top

How do you compare to others with this condition?

Privately answer questions about your health. Let resources, you select, come to you.

Anonymously share and see how your answers compare with others with this condition while privately providing key pieces of information to medical researchers, disease advocacy groups, and others ONLY YOU select to help speed up cures and better alternatives.

 
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Myelitis" for support, advocacy or research.

There are currently no organizations listed in Disease InfoSearch that support this condition. Create a listing.

 

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
 
 
Top

Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Myelitis" returned 277 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis with pulmonary tuberculosis: Two case reports.
 

Author(s): Yu Zhang, Mingqin Zhu, Lifang Wang, Miao Shi, Hui Deng

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jan;97(3):e9676.

 

Longitudinally extensive transverse myelitis (LETM) is characterized by contiguous inflammatory lesions of spinal cord extending to ≥3 vertebral segments. The etiology of LETM is complicated, including various infection, autoimmune disease, and so on. Neuromyelitis optic spectrum ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

Go To URL
Enterovirus D68-Associated Acute Flaccid Myelitis in Immunocompromised Woman, Italy.
 

Author(s): Emanuela Giombini, Martina Rueca, Walter Barberi, Anna Paola Iori, Concetta Castilletti, Paola Scognamiglio, Francesco Vairo, Giuseppe Ippolito, Maria Rosaria Capobianchi, Maria Beatrice Valli

Journal: Emerging Infect. Dis.. 2017 10;23(10):1690-1693.

 

In Italy in 2016, acute flaccid myelitis developed in a woman who had received a hematopoietic stem cell transplant. Enterovirus D68 viral genome was detected in respiratory and cerebrospinal fluid samples, and the viral protein 1 sequence clustered with lineage B3. Immunocompromised ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

Go To URL
Effect of Electroacupuncture Rehabilitation in Transverse Myelitis: A Case Report.
 

Author(s): Sriloy Mohanty, Rabin Lal Shrestha

Journal: J Acupunct Meridian Stud. 2017 Aug;10(4):286-289.

 

A 32-year-old male diagnosed with transverse myelitis in 2013 came to our clinic in 2015 with complaints of paraplegia, sensory disturbances, pain, exertional dyspnea, poor quality of sleep, emotional instability, and depression. This was a recurrent attack that had been exacerbated ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

Go To URL

Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Myelitis" returned 21 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Acute myelitis of children with positive anti-GM1 antibody: Case series and literature review.
 

Author(s): Zhiling Wang, Di Qie, Hui Zhou, Xiao Tang Cai

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 May;97(20):e10796.

 

To explore the clinical features, treatment, and prognosis of acute myelitis (AM) of children with positive blood anti- ganglioside (GM1) antibodies.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

Go To URL
Longitudinal extensive transverse myelitis with an abnormal uFLC ratio in a pediatric patient: Case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Po-Chang Hsu, Shyi-Jou Chen

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(52):e9389.

 

The serum and urine-free light chain (sFLC/uFLC) ratios of kappa (κ) to lambda (λ) serve as biomarkers for plasma cell disorders, especially multiple myeloma. However, to our best knowledge, the ratios have not been appropriately assessed for acute transverse myelitis (ATM).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

Go To URL
Longitudinally Extensive Transverse Myelitis and Optic Neuropathy Associated with Syphilitic Meningomyelitis and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Rie Tohge, Yuya Shinoto, Makio Takahashi

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2017 ;56(15):2067-2072.

 

The incidence of co-infection with Treponema pallidum and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is increasing in developing and developed countries. The neurological complications of both infections occasionally occur simultaneously during a clinical course. We herein report the case ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

Go To URL
 
 
Top

Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

There are currently no related results available in GeneReviews.

There are currently no related results available in Genetic Testing Registry.

 
 
Top

Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Injured Spinal Cord Pressure Evaluation Study - Transverse Myelitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Transverse Myelitis

 

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2017

Go to URL

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2016

Go to URL
European Paediatric AFM Associated With EV-D68 Follow-up Study.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Flaccid Hemiplegia; Flaccid Paraplegia; Flaccid Tetraplegia, Unspecified; Enterovirus D68; Myelitis, Infectious

 

Last Updated: 7 May 2018

Go to URL