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New diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis: Guidelines for research protocols
Several schemes for the diagnosis and clinical classification of multiple sclerosis (MS) have been advanced [l}. The best known is that published by Schumacher et alC31. The criteria for this schemeExpand
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Vascular Factors and Risk of Dementia: Design of the Three-City Study and Baseline Characteristics of the Study Population
Objective: To describe the baseline characteristics of the participants in the Three-City (3C) Study, a study aiming to evaluate the risk of dementia and cognitive impairment attributable to vascularExpand
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The epidemiology of multiple sclerosis: A general overview
  • C. Poser
  • Medicine
  • Annals of neurology
  • 1 December 1994
Epidemiological studies of multiple sclerosis (MS) have shown the importance of genetic susceptibility factors that are modified by as yet unknown environmental influences. The often‐citedExpand
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Herpes Simplex Encephalitis
The new contract, with its pricing by the Review Body, attempts to provide what was asked for, and it necessarily involves an uneven distribution of the money available. 'Nevertheless, anomalies andExpand
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Neurological manifestations of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (rendu‐osler‐weber disease): Report of 2 cases and review of the literature
Two cases of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) with neurological involvement are presented. One patient had multiple vascular malformations including telangiectasias of the brain, medulla,Expand
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Diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis
Over a hundred years ago, Charcot set down what he considered to be some of the clinical characteristics of multiple sclerosis (MS). His triad was not specific but it was the first attempt toExpand
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Optic neuromyelitis syndrome in Brazilian patients
Objectives: To report the clinical features and outcome of 24 Brazilian patients with optic neuromyelitis syndrome (ONM); discuss the underlying pathological events associated with the ONM syndrome;Expand
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Epilepsy and multiple sclerosis
A review of 29 published clinical series of adult patients who had epileptic seizures and multiple sclerosis (MS) yielded a prevalence of 2.3%, about three to six times that in the general adultExpand
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Cognitive function in patients with multiple sclerosis.
The performance of patients with multiple sclerosis on selected psychological tests was examined to ascertain the usefulness of such examinations to diagnosis. Cognitive impairment was studied inExpand
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Epidemiology of multiple sclerosis in Arabs in Kuwait: A comparative study between Kuwaitis and Palestinians
On December 31, 1988 there were 201 registered multiple sclerosis patients in Kuwait, an overall prevalence rate (PR) of 10.2 per 100,000; among them were 186 Arabs, of whom 72 were Palestinians andExpand
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