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Functional MRI

  • M. Filippi
  • M. A. Rocca
Part of the Topics in Neuroscience book series (TOPNEURO)

Abstract

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the central nervous system (CNS) characterized by a proteiform pattern of clinical manifestations and a highly variable evolution. During the past decade, significant efforts have been devoted to improving our understanding of the pathophysiology of MS, with the ultimate goal of identifying and monitoring treatment strategies that have the potential to modify the evolution of the disease positively.

Keywords

Multiple Sclerosis Multiple Sclerosis Patient Optic Neuritis Supplementary Motor Area Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
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  • M. Filippi
  • M. A. Rocca

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