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MS pathology 

MS pathology
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MS pathology
Author(s):

John Zajicek

, Jennifer Freeman

, and Bernadette Porter

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198569831.003.0002
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date: 19 August 2019

Plaques and relapsing-remitting MS 8

Progressive MS 10

New studies of MS pathology 10

The hallmark of MS pathology is the plaque, as originally described by Charcot. People often refer to such affected areas within the central nervous system (CNS) as lesions, which is a more generic term for any area of abnormality. The term ...

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