Related Conditions and Treatments
Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM)
Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) involves a brief but intense attack of inflammation (swelling) in the brain and spinal cord that damages the brain's myelin.
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Acute Flaccid Myelitis
Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) is a neurologic condition that can cause muscle weakness and possible paralysis.
Acute Transverse Myelitis
Acute transverse myelitis (ATM) involves a brief, intense attack of swelling in the spinal cord that damages myelin.
Encephalitis means that the brain tissues have become inflamed. When brain tissues are inflamed, they don’t work properly.
Kleefstra syndrome is a rare condition that can cause developmental delay and intellectual disability.
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is when the body's immune system reacts against the central nervous system (CNS), which includes the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves.
Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome happens when a small tumor or a viral infection triggers the immune system to attack the nervous system.
Optic Neuritis (ON)
Optic neuritis (ON) involves an attack of inflammation (swelling) in your optic nerve.