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Multiple sclerosis plaque related to abnormal somatosensory evoked potentials
  1. W. B. Matthews,
  2. Margaret Esiri
  1. University Department of Clinical Neurology, Churchill Hospital, Oxford
  2. The Department of Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford


    A patient with mild multiple sclerosis died from a ruptured intracranial aneurysm. It was possible to relate abnormalities of somatosensory evoked potentials recorded some months earlier to a plaque involving the root entry zone in the cervical spinal cord which had not resulted in clinical sensory abnormalities.

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