Serial contrast-enhanced MR in patients with multiple sclerosis and varying levels of disability.

@article{Filippi1997SerialCM,
  title={Serial contrast-enhanced MR in patients with multiple sclerosis and varying levels of disability.},
  author={Massimo Filippi and Peter H. Rossi and Adriana Campi and Bruno Colombo and Clodoaldo Pereira and Giancarlo Comi},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1997},
  volume={18 8},
  pages={
          1549-56
        }
}
PURPOSE To compare the rates of enhancement and changes in lesion burden in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and varying levels of disability. METHODS Monthly enhanced MR images of the brain were obtained for 6 months from seven patients with mildly disabling relapsing-remitting MS and from seven patients with secondary progressive MS and severe disability. At entry and 1 year later, two unenhanced T2-weighted images of the brain were also obtained. RESULTS Despite the fact that both… CONTINUE READING
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