American Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience

Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2015

  • Brain atrophy in Multiple Sclerosis

    Rugilo Carlos, Seifer Gustavo, Kuperman Gaston, Villa Andrés María

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2015
    Pages: 40-49
    Received: 25 February 2015
    Accepted: 9 March 2015
    Published: 31 March 2015
    Abstract: Multiple sclerosis (MS) has traditionally been considered to be primarily an inflammatory demyelinating disorder affecting the white matter. Nowadays it is recognized as both an inflammatory and a neurodegenerative condition involving the white and grey matter. Grey matter atrophy occurs in the earliest stages of MS, progresses faster than in healt... Show More