Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

What is Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy?

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, is a fatal viral disease characterized by inflammation of the white matter of the brain.

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I have been on Tysabri infusions for over a year. I am doing great; working and have not relapses. I am supposed to try BG-12 once available . I...

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The most and the worst part of Tysabri infusion is JC virus infection leading to PML (progressive multifocal...

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I would like to understand what does the report show in the following case and what does it mean ? what is the suitable medication? : mild...

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white matter ischemia shows demyelinating disease of brain.
causes of demyelinating disease are-

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I just had an MRI on thursday, I've had many MRI's in the last 10 years but this was my first experience in a 3.0 Tesla imaging unit. I have...

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It is possible to get headaches after 3.0 Tesla MRI and several of my patients have also complained about...

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