demyelinating diseases of the brain

Yahoo answers: i have chronic demyelinating brain disease confirmed by MRI what precautions should i take ?

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    Only your neurologist knows your case and can advise you. Sorry.

Latest news about demyelinating diseases of the brain

  • Top 8 MS Research Advances of 2014

    Researchers noted that after 2 years, the 70 patients with secondary progressive MS (SPMS) showed a 43% reduction in annualized brain atrophy rate compared to 70 patients on placebo. They even showed a “slight but significant” “I think that
    Source: http://www.msdiscovery.org/news/news_synthesis/16923-top-8-ms-research-advances-2014

  • Spinal Cord, Retinal Measures Independently Relate to MS Disability

    Two common categories of multiple sclerosis symptoms, visual and sensorimotor, are associated with lesions in the spinal cord (SC) and optic nerve. The symptoms also co-occur frequently in specific classes of demyelinating diseases such as
    Source: http://www.msdiscovery.org/news/news_briefs/16892-spinal-cord-retinal-measures-independently-relate-ms-disability

  • Hope For Spinal Cord Regeneration

    Traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) is a severely disabling condition that can result in full or partial paralysis, as well as sensory and autonomic dysfunction. SCI has an estimated incidence of 12,000 new cases In a later chronic phase, there is
    Source: http://brainblogger.com/2015/02/11/hope-for-spinal-cord-regeneration/

  • Stem cell transplants may work better than existing drug for severe multiple ...

    Demyelination by MS. The CD68 colored tissue shows several macrophages in the area of the lesion. Original scale 1:100. Credit: Marvin 101/Wikipedia. Stem cell transplants may be more effective than the drug mitoxantrone for people with severe cases of
    Source: http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-02-stem-cell-transplants-drug-severe.html

  • Remembering The Pre-Vaccine Era: The Diseases of Childhood

    We put a bolt in her skull to measure her intracranial pressure. We treated her aggressively to keep the pressure in a tolerable range, so that her brain would continue to be perfused with blood, giving her mannitol (a powerful diuretic) every time her
    Source: http://blogs.plos.org/blog/2015/02/05/remembering-pre-vaccine-era-diseases-childhood/

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Demyelinating Diseases
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Diagnosis of demyelination diseases depend on the specific disease.
Diagnosis of demyelination diseases depend on the specific disease.

Diseases and Infections of the Brain: Part One - PsychOnThis!
Diseases and Infections of the Brain: Part One - PsychOnThis!

Demyelinating Diseases; Central Nervous System Demyelinating Diseases ...
Demyelinating Diseases; Central Nervous System Demyelinating Diseases ...

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Demyelinating Disease

Other sites on the topic of demyelinating diseases of the brain

  1. Demyelinating disease - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    Some demyelinating diseases are caused by genetics, some by infectious agents, ... Alzheimer's disease, depression and other diseases affecting the brain.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demyelinating_disease
  2. Demyelinating disease: What causes it? - Mayo Clinic
    ... that surrounds nerve fibers in your brain and spinal cord. ... MS and other demyelinating diseases most commonly result in vision loss, muscle weakness, ...
    http://www.mayoclinic.org/demyelinating-disease/expert-answers/FAQ-20058521
  3. spinwarp.ucsd.edu
    White matter diseases in ... The white matter of the brain is located ... The white matter changes are not as striking as in many other demyelinating diseases ...
    http://spinwarp.ucsd.edu/NeuroWeb/Text/br-840.htm
  4. Demyelinating Diseases | eHow - eHow | How to - Discover ...
    A demyelinating disease is any disorder that causes damage to the protective covering called myelin sheath surrounding the brain nerves and also the spinal ...
    http://www.ehow.com/about_5453830_demyelinating-diseases.html
  5. Demyelinating Process Symptoms | LIVESTRONG.COM
    Blindness. The optic nerve, the nerve responsible for relaying sight to the brain, is the only cranial nerve affected by demyelinating diseases.
    http://www.livestrong.com/article/251278-demyelinating-process-symptoms/