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Anti-MOG syndrome: two case reports

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The paper describes two cases of adolescent-onset anti-MOG (myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein) syndrome. One case had an onset of optic neuritis, followed by myelitis; a recurrence of the syndrome occurred during interferon-β therapy. In the other case the syndrome also began with optic neuritis; and after a long latent period it was manifested as unilateral encephalitis with contralateral hemiparesis and rare epileptic seizures. Detection of anti-MOG syndrome is of great importance, because its management tactics is different from that for multiple sclerosis; furthermore, the laboratory diagnosis of this syndrome can be made in our country now.

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A. S. Kotov
M.F. Vladimirsky Moscow Regional Research Clinical Institute
Russian Federation

Aleksey Sergeevich Kotov

61/2, Shchepkin St., Moscow 129110


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Kotov A.S. Anti-MOG syndrome: two case reports. Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Psychosomatics. 2019;11(1):84-88.

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