Author Topic: (AAN abst.) "MS hug"--definition, characteristics, course, misattribution risk  (Read 7 times)

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Offline agate

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Some researchers have looked into the "MS hug" and concluded that all too often this type of pain has some cause other than MS--and at times the cause can be a serious but treatable condition, like a gallbladder attack.

Presented at the annual AAN conference (Philadelphia, May 4-10, 2019), a poster session by Wingerchuk et al. of the Mayo Clinic, "The 'MS Hug': Definition, Characteristics, Course, and Misattribution Risk":
MS Speaks--online for 13 years

SPMS, diagnosed 1980. Avonex 2001-2004. Copaxone 2007-2010.


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