Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System D020274

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Description

Disorders caused by cellular or humoral immune responses primarily directed towards nervous system autoantigens. The immune response may be directed towards specific tissue components (e.g., myelin) and may be limited to the central nervous system (e.g., MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS) or the peripheral nervous system (e.g., GUILLAIN-BARRE SYNDROME).   MeSH

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Subtype Terms (8)

Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis
2 drugs (1 approved, 1 experimental)

Demyelinating Autoimmune Diseases, CNS
1 approved drug

Myasthenia Gravis
61 drugs (40 approved, 21 experimental)

Nervous System Autoimmune Disease, Experimental
 

Polyradiculoneuropathy
22 drugs (14 approved, 8 experimental)

Stiff-Person Syndrome
15 drugs (12 approved, 3 experimental)

Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome
3 approved drugs

Vasculitis, Central Nervous System
9 drugs (6 approved, 3 experimental)


Phase 4 Indicated Drugs (1)


Organization Involved with Phase 4 Indications (3)

Organization Involved with Phase 1 Indications (2)

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