Devic's neuromyelitis optica and mitochondrial DNA mutation: A case report

A. Ghezzi, S. Baldini, M. Zaffaroni, G. Leoni, T. Koudriavtseva, A. R. Casini, M. Zeviani

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Abstract

Cases are described with Leber's optic atrophy and neurological symptoms and/or MRI lesions suggestive of multiple sclerosis. We describe a case of a young woman with Devic's neuromyelitis optica and 3460 homoplasmic mitochondrial DNA mutation.

Original languageEnglish
JournalNeurological Sciences
Volume25
Issue numberSUPPL. 4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2004

Keywords

  • Devic's sneuromyelitis optica
  • Leber's optic atrophy
  • Mitochondrial DNA mutation
  • Multiple sclerosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Clinical Neurology

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    Ghezzi, A., Baldini, S., Zaffaroni, M., Leoni, G., Koudriavtseva, T., Casini, A. R., & Zeviani, M. (2004). Devic's neuromyelitis optica and mitochondrial DNA mutation: A case report. Neurological Sciences, 25(SUPPL. 4). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10072-004-0347-8