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Multiple sclerosis in childhood: clinical profile in 125 patients.

Abstract:

Multiple sclerosis (MS) has its usual onset in early adult life (average age of 30 years), but age at clinical onset varies considerably. The implications of the age of onset on the clinical presentation and course of MS are unclear. This population-based retrospective study presents data from a group of 125 patients with onset of MS before age 16 years and can thus be considered as representative of MS occurring in childhood. It demonstrates that childhood MS is more frequent in girls, that ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, WTC Human Genetics
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Journal:
The Journal of pediatrics
Volume:
111
Issue:
3
Pages:
359-363
Publication date:
1987-09-05
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EISSN:
1097-6833
ISSN:
0022-3476
URN:
uuid:c9331b11-04ba-4768-8544-b3ec2aa19a04
Source identifiers:
35354
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pubs:35354

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