Demyelinating Diseases

Known as: Demyelinating Disorder, Demyelinating Diseases [Disease/Finding], demyelination disorders 
A broad group of disorders that affect the myelin sheaths that cover the neurons. Myelin sheathes cover neuronal axons in the central and peripheral… (More)
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2017
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2017
DISEASE OVERVIEW POEMS syndrome is a paraneoplastic syndrome due to an underlying plasma cell neoplasm. The major criteria for… (More)
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2016
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2016
Oligodendrocytes are the myelinating glia of the central nervous system. Myelination of axons allows rapid saltatory conduction… (More)
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2016
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2016
Over the past few years, MRI has become an indispensable tool for diagnosing multiple sclerosis (MS). However, the current MRI… (More)
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2009
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2009
Multiple sclerosis (MS), an inflammatory demyelinating disease, is a major cause of neurological disability in young adults in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Multiple sclerosis is a demyelinating disease, characterized by inflammation in the brain and spinal cord, possibly due to… (More)
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2001
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2001
Oligodendrocytes, the myelinating cells of CNS axons, are highly vulnerable to excitotoxic signals mediated by glutamate… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease with profound heterogeneity in clinical course, neuroradiological appearance of the lesions… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
There are no established treatments for patients with acute, severe neurological deficits caused by multiple sclerosis or other… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Multiple sclerosis is an inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system and is the most common cause… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Remyelination occurs in demyelinated CNS regions in diseases such as multiple sclerosis. Identification of the cell type(s… (More)
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