Pediatric multiple sclerosis.

  title={Pediatric multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Brenda L. Banwell},
  journal={Current neurology and neuroscience reports},
  volume={4 3},
The onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) in childhood is being increasingly recognized. Despite this, there currently exist several barriers to the prompt diagnosis of MS in children. Many clinicians view MS as an exclusively adult-onset disease, and thus they may not entertain the diagnosis in a child. Also, the clinical and radiographic criteria for the diagnosis of MS have not been validated in a pediatric MS population. The available literature, as well as experience gained in a dedicated… CONTINUE READING

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