Imaging phenotypes in multiple sclerosis.

  title={Imaging phenotypes in multiple sclerosis.},
  author={S. D. Roosendaal and Frederik Barkhof},
  journal={Neuroimaging clinics of North America},
  volume={25 1},
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a common disease of the central nervous system, with various clinical symptoms and a heterogeneous disease course. MRI can depict focal and diffuse manifestations of the disease, and accurately measure progression over time. The precise pathogenesis of MS is unknown. Nevertheless, genetic influences have been found for susceptibility to MS in linkage and association studies. More recent genome-wide association studies have revealed other genes to be related to disease… CONTINUE READING

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