primary progressive multiple sclerosis

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A multiple sclerosis that is characterized by steady worsening of neurologic functioning, without any distinct relapses or periods of remission. The rate of progression may vary over time, with occasional plateaus or temporary improvements, but the progression is continuous. [ DOID:0050784 http://www.nationalmssociety.org/about-multiple-sclerosis/progressive-ms/primary-progressive-ms/index.aspx http://www.mayoclinic.org/multiple-sclerosis/types.html ]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • DOID:0050784 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • EFO:0008520 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • UMLS:C0751964 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • SCTID:428700003 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
abbreviation
PPMS [ DOID:0050784 ]

definition

A multiple sclerosis that is characterized by steady worsening of neurologic functioning, without any distinct relapses or periods of remission. The rate of progression may vary over time, with occasional plateaus or temporary improvements, but the progression is continuous.

exactMatch

http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0751964

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_0050784

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/428700003

has exact synonym

PPMS

primary-progressive MS

id

MONDO:0000451

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