Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD)

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Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder History

Assessing the Risk Factors for Relapse in Patients With NMOSD

In the management of any disease in which relapses are known to occur, it is important to identify the risk factors for their occurrence, as well as any other factors that might influence their severity. In this article, we will be assessing the risk factors for relapse in patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD)…
Hagit Baris-Feldman

Israel Emerges as Global Powerhouse in Rare Disease Research

TEL AVIV, Israel — On the 6th floor of Schneider Children’s Hospital in the Tel Aviv suburb of Petah Tikva, 30 children with Alagille syndrome and 2 with lysosomal acid lipase deficiency (LAL-D) receive specialized treatment from a trio of pediatric hepatologists. Across town, at Sheba Medical Center’s Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital, pediatric…