Rate of brain atrophy in benign vs early multiple sclerosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrophy
  • Brain
  • Multiple Sclerosis

abstract

  • Serial magnetic resonance imaging revealed a low 2-year rate of brain atrophy in patients with clinically benign MS, suggesting a less prominent degenerative component in its pathogenesis than in patients with typical early MS. Identification of patients with a low rate of brain atrophy may indicate a benign course.

publication date

  • February 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archneurol.2008.567

PubMed ID

  • 19204160

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 234

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 66

number

  • 2