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Children may help unlock mystery of multiple sclerosis

July 10, 2012

http://www.king5.com/health/childrens-healthlink/Children-may-help-researchers-unlock-the-mystery-of-MS-161981445.html

 

Source - KING 5 TV


The National MS Society is recruiting children with multiple sclerosis for a study. The researchers are looking for clues to the causes of MS by tracking genetics and environmental exposures. Diagnosing MS in kids is difficult said Seattle Children's neurologist Dr. Raymond Ferri.

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