Multiple sclerosis: pseudotumoral forms

Neurol Sci. 2004 Nov;25 Suppl 4:S374-9. doi: 10.1007/s10072-004-0345-x.


The pseudotumoral forms of multiple sclerosis often represent a diagnostic problem. In this paper, the main clinical, radiological and pathological characteristics of these forms are described. A short overview on the main treatments used in these cases is also provided.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Brain Diseases / diagnosis
  • Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
  • Multiple Sclerosis / classification
  • Multiple Sclerosis / complications
  • Multiple Sclerosis / diagnosis*
  • Multiple Sclerosis / therapy