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Multiple Sclerosis => MS - RESEARCH AND NEWS => Topic started by: agate on May 12, 2019, 10:42:12 am

Title: (AAN abst.) "MS hug"--definition, characteristics, course, misattribution risk
Post by: agate on May 12, 2019, 10:42:12 am
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":