American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Guideline Summary for Patients and Their Families: Diagnosis of MS Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

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American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Guideline Summary for Patients and Their Families: Diagnosis of MS Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Description

This tool will help patients talk to their physicians about how multiple sclerosis (MS) is diagnosed.

This tool addresses the following questions:

  • What is MS?
  • What are the symptoms of MS?
  • How will the doctor know if I have MS?

Developer:

American Academy of Neurology

Funding Sources:

American Academy of Neurology

History

Release Date: 2003
Original Summary: October 2004
Last Updated: 07/31/13

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