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My daughter was diagnosed within 2 days of showing symptoms. At first they thought it was viral meningitis. When they did the MRI thats when they saw the lesions in the brain. I would like to know if she knows who we are. She is aware now but not…Continue
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Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is a neurological condition characterized by a brief but intense attack of inflammation in the brain and spinal cord that damages myelin – the protective covering of nerve fibers. It often follows viral infection, or less often, vaccination for measles, mumps, or rubella. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis also usually occurs following a viral infection but may appear following vaccination, bacterial or parasitic infection, or even appear spontaneously. As it involves autoimmune demyelination, it is similar to multiple sclerosis
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