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Multiple Sclerosis

Jack Antel and Douglas Arnold

in Neuroglia

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Published in print October 2004 | ISBN: 9780195152227
Published online September 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199865024 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195152227.003.0039
                      Multiple Sclerosis

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This chapter focuses on multiple sclerosis (MS). It describes observations made from the study of patients and their tissues that need to be accounted for when considering the biological mechanisms underlying the MS disease process. It then discusses the epidemiology, treatment, pathology, and recovery from MS.

Keywords: MS; epidemiology; treatment; pathology; recovery

Chapter.  8499 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neuroscience

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