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No apparent link between chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency, multiple sclerosis

There appears to be no link between chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency and multiple sclerosis, according to new research. Researchers undertook a study to explore the validity of the theory that chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency and MS are linked. They enrolled 120 patients with MS and 60 healthy controls. A high percentage of patients (58%) and controls (63%) met one or more proposed ultrasound criteria that would help diagnose chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency although there were no differences seen between groups.
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