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The natural history of multiple sclerosis: a geographically based study: 8: familial multiple sclerosis.

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We have examined the demographics and long-term outcome of 1044 patients with sporadic and familial multiple sclerosis in a population-based cohort from London, Ontario. The mean follow-up was 25 years in duration, and by this time most patients had reached the unambiguous endpoint scores of the Kurtzke disability status scale (DSS), DSS 6, 8 or 10. An affected family member was identified in 19.8% of the total population, and this subgroup was further divided arbitrarily into the following t...

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10.1093/brain/123.3.641

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Journal:
Brain : a journal of neurology
Volume:
123 Pt 3
Issue:
3
Pages:
641-649
Publication date:
2000-03-01
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EISSN:
1460-2156
ISSN:
0006-8950
Source identifiers:
31628

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