Coronavirus and Multiple Sclerosis: Results of a Case/Control Longitudinal Serological Study
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Epidemiological and some clinical evidence has supported a viral hypothesis in the etiology of MS (Johnson, 1975; Waksman, 1983). In addition to rabies, herpes simplex, measles and canine distemper viruses, human coronavirus is one of the candidates. However, so far, a viral cause for MS remains only an attractive hypothesis not an established fact and none of the proposed candidate viruses have been shown to be unequivocally associated with the cause of MS.
KeywordsMultiple Sclerosis Multiple Sclerosis Patient Canine Distemper Virus Geometric Mean Titre Feline Infectious Peritonitis
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