Transitional progressive multiple sclerosis: MRI and MTI findings

Acta Neurol Scand. 1995 Aug;92(2):178-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0404.1995.tb01036.x.


Transitional progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) is quite an unusual form of presentation and course of the disease. A case with this progressive form is presented and brain MRI and MTI findings are discussed in relation to the possible insight they may provide for understanding the mechanisms that determine progressive disability in MS.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Brain / physiopathology
  • Dexamethasone / administration & dosage
  • Dexamethasone / therapeutic use
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intramuscular
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Multiple Sclerosis / diagnosis*
  • Multiple Sclerosis / drug therapy
  • Multiple Sclerosis / physiopathology
  • Neuropsychological Tests


  • Dexamethasone