A demyelinating disease is any disease of the nervous system in which the
myelin sheath of neurons is damaged. This damage impairs the conduction of ...
Jan 22, 2016 ... Damage to the myelin sheath around nerves is called demyelination. It plays a
part in several chronic diseases, including multiple sclerosis.
A demyelinating disease is any condition that results in damage to the protective
covering (myelin sheath) that surrounds nerve fibers in your brain and spinal ...
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Etiology, pathophysiology, symptoms, signs, diagnosis & prognosis of Overview
of Demyelinating Disorders from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals.
A diagnosis of demyelination carries important therapeutic and prognostic
implications. In most cases the diagnosis is made clinically, and involvement of
Oct 28, 2015 ... MS is an inflammatory demyelinating condition. This means it is caused by
damage to myelin – a fatty material that insulates nerves, acting ...
The primary demyelinating disease is multiple sclerosis, but many other
metabolic and inflammatory disorders result in deficient or abnormal myelination.
Demyelination is incorrectly often equated to multiple sclerosis, whereas in reality
it is a generic pathological term simply describing, as the word suggests, the ...
Demyelinating diseases can have a range of causes and symptoms, but they are
grouped together because they all cause damage to the myelin sheaths that ...