Pediatric multiple sclerosis: current perspectives on health behaviors

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Purpose Pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (POMS) accounts for ~5% of all multiple sclerosis cases, and has a prevalence of ~10,000 children in the USA. POMS is associated with a higher relapse rate, and results in irreversible disability on average 10 years earlier than adult-onset multiple sclerosis. Other manifestations of POMS include mental and… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/PHMT.S140765

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