Schilder's disease: non-invasive diagnosis and successful treatment with human immunoglobulins.

@article{Kraus2012SchildersDN,
  title={Schilder's disease: non-invasive diagnosis and successful treatment with human immunoglobulins.},
  author={Dror Kraus and Osnat Konen and Rachel Straussberg},
  journal={European journal of paediatric neurology : EJPN : official journal of the European Paediatric Neurology Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={206-8}
}
Schilder's disease (SD) is a rare variant of multiple sclerosis with a predilection to children. It is characterized by focal neurological abnormalities, which are atypical for MS, in conjunction with tumor-like white matter lesions on MRI. We report the case of an 11-year-old girl that demonstrates two important features of the disease: a) the clinical presentation and subsequent course in conjunction with the serial neuroradiological findings stress the feasibility of a non-invasive diagnosis… CONTINUE READING

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