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The geographic distribution of multiple sclerosis: a review.

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The decisive conclusions to be drawn from the geography and prevalence of MS are: (1) a north-south (as well as west-east in the United States) gradient exists independent from genetic/racial factors; (2) major differences in prevalence occur in the absence of difference in latitude; (3) individuals from the same ethnic derivation have either the similar prevalence or have very different prevalence rates in widely separated geographical areas, and (4) specific resistance isolates are shown to...

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10.1159/000110293

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
Role:
Author
Journal:
Neuroepidemiology More from this journal
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
1-5
Publication date:
1993-01-01
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EISSN:
1423-0208
ISSN:
0251-5350
Language:
English
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pubs:35838
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uuid:1dbe5ebf-1868-47be-8b5c-5dc38df9a81a
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pubs:35838
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35838
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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