Monday May 29th 2017

"Bright spotty lesions" on spinal magnetic resonance imaging differentiate neuromyelitis optica from multiple sclerosis

Conclusions: BSLs are a newly defined spinal MRI finding specifically seen in NMO. In combination with LESCL, BSLs can help differentiate patients with NMO from those with MS with higher sensitivity than LESCL alone. (Source: Multiple Sclerosis)

Read the article:  

"Bright spotty lesions" on spinal magnetic resonance imaging differentiate neuromyelitis optica from multiple sclerosis

Leave a Comment

More from category

New sleep system helps profoundly disabled 5-year-old boy with complex care needs to get full night’s sleep
New sleep system helps profoundly disabled 5-year-old boy with complex care needs to get full night’s sleep

A 5-year-old boy, who is profoundly disabled and has complex needs, has been given his first full night’s sleep [Read More]

Revisions Underway to McDonald Criteria on MS Diagnosis Revisions Underway to McDonald Criteria on MS Diagnosis
Revisions Underway to McDonald Criteria on MS Diagnosis Revisions Underway to McDonald Criteria on MS Diagnosis

An expert panel is tackling the first revision to the multiple sclerosis diagnostic criteria in 7 years. Among proposed [Read More]

Connecticut State Budget Call to Action
Connecticut State Budget Call to Action

/About-the-Society/News/Connecticut-State-Budget-Call-to-Action [Read More]

A Surge of New Drug Data in Multiple Sclerosis A Surge of New Drug Data in Multiple Sclerosis
A Surge of New Drug Data in Multiple Sclerosis A Surge of New Drug Data in Multiple Sclerosis

Medscape sits down with two neurologists to discuss advances in multiple sclerosis as presented at this year's American [Read More]

Progress on Bills to Address Step Therapy
Progress on Bills to Address Step Therapy

/About-the-Society/News/Progress-on-Bills-to-Address-Step-Therapy [Read More]