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IMAJ | volume 25

Journal 5, May 2023
pages: 346-348

Encephalomyelitis Associated with Anti-myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Antibodies and Adenovirus

1 Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children's Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel 2 Department of Neurology, Schneider Children's Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel 3 Department of Pediatric Radiologic, Schneider Children's Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel 4 Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel


An 11-year-old female presented with encephalomyelitis in the presence of anti-myelin oligodendrocytes glycoprotein (MOG) antibodies (Abs), suspected to be triggered by concurrent respiratory adenovirus infection. The prognosis of such cases depends on prompt treatment; therefore, early diagnosis is crucial.

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