2017 RARE NEURO-IMMUNE DISORDERS SYMPOSIUM
An education and advocacy conference for families, caregivers and individuals diagnosed with Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM), Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD), Optic Neuritis (ON), and Transverse Myelitis (including the subtype Acute Flaccid Myelitis)
The Transverse Myelitis Association Registry
The NIH/NCATS GRDR® Program
Global Rare Diseases Patient Registry Data Repository
Our TMA registry is a member of the GRDR program. Our de-identified data integration into GRDR will allow query by investigators to accelerate research across many rare diseases, which eventually may lead to the development of novel diagnostics and therapeutics for patient benefit.
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Read about diagnosis, treatment and managing symptoms
ABOUT ACUTE FLACCID MYELITIS
Over the last few months, there has been an increase in new diagnoses of pediatric Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM). AFM is a condition causing damage to the spinal cord and generally presents with unique clinical and MRI features that are not typical of classical transverse myelitis.
Dr. Olwen Murphy Receives the 2017-2019
James T. Lubin Fellowship Award
The first large-scale North-American study of pediatric transverse myelitis