Environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis. Part II: Noninfectious factors

@article{Ascherio2007EnvironmentalRF,
  title={Environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis. Part II: Noninfectious factors},
  author={A. Ascherio and K. Munger},
  journal={Annals of Neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={61}
}
  • A. Ascherio, K. Munger
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Neurology
  • As discussed in Part I of this review, the geographic distribution of multiple sclerosis (MS) and the change in risk among migrants provide compelling evidence for the existence of strong environmental determinants of MS, where “environmental” is broadly defined to include differences in diet and other behaviors. As we did for infections, we focus here primarily on those factors that may contribute to explain the geographic variations in MS prevalence and the change in risk among migrants… CONTINUE READING
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