The neuro-ophthalmology of multiple sclerosis.

  title={The neuro-ophthalmology of multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Elliot M. Frohman and Teresa C. Frohman and David S. Zee and Roderick McColl and Steven L. Galetta},
  journal={The Lancet. Neurology},
  volume={4 2},
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common disabling neurological disease in young people. Most CNS lesions involve neuroanatomically non-eloquent zones that often do not result in symptomatic complaints. By contrast, tissue-injury mechanisms involving inflammatory demyelination can involve more eloquent sites, such as the optic nerve and brainstem, which can correspondingly produce the development of well recognised syndromes such as optic neuritis and internuclear ophthalmoplegia… CONTINUE READING


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