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Demyelinating disease

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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 ...

Demyelination: What is It and Why Does It Happen? - Healthline

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Jan 22, 2016 ... Damage to the myelin sheath around nerves is called demyelination. It plays a part in several chronic diseases, including multiple sclerosis.

Demyelinating disease: What causes it? - Mayo Clinic

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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 ...

Signs and Symptoms Consistent with Demyelinating Disease ...

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Overview. Signs & Symptoms Consistent with Demyelinating Disease [with links to information and resources for your patients] ...

Overview of Demyelinating Disorders - Neurologic Disorders - Merck ...

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Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Demyelinating Disorders from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals.

Demyelinating diseases. Journal of Clinical Pathology 59 - NCBI

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1860500/

A “remarkable lesion”: the causes and effects of demyelinating ...

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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 ...

What is Demyelination? - News Medical

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Jul 20, 2015 ... The term demyelination refers to loss of the myelin sheath that surrounds and protects axons in the central nervous system. Demyelination ...

Chapter 23: Demyelinating diseases

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There are many type of disease that damage myelin in concert with the destruction of axons. However, these conditions are not considered " demyelinating" due ...

Demyelination Symptoms - News Medical

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Jan 22, 2014 ... Any disorder that leads to the destruction of this myelin covering is referred to as demyelinating disease. Damage to the myelin sheath disrupts ...

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de·my·e·li·na·tion
[dee-mahy-uh-luh-ney-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
loss of myelin from the nerve sheaths, as in multiple sclerosis.
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