The current role of MRI in differentiating multiple sclerosis from its imaging mimics

  title={The current role of MRI in differentiating multiple sclerosis from its imaging mimics},
  author={Tiago Geraldes and Olga Ciccarelli and Frederik Barkhof and Nicola De Stefano and Christian Enzinger and Massimo Filippi and Monika Hofer and Friedemann Paul and Paolo Preziosa and Alex Rovira and G C DeLuca and Ludwig Kappos and Tarek Yousry and Franz Fazekas and Jette Frederiksen and Claudio Gasperini and Jaume Sastre-Garriga and Nikos Evangelou and Jacqueline Palace},
  journal={Nature Reviews Neurology},
MRI red flags proposed over a decade ago by the European Magnetic Resonance Network in MS (MAGNIMS) have guided clinicians in the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS). However, the past 10 years have seen increased recognition that vascular disease can coexist and possibly interact with MS, improvements in the reliability of ways to differentiate MS from novel antibody-mediated CNS disorders (such as anti-aquaporin-4 antibody and myelin-oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody-associated diseases… CONTINUE READING
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