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Sex ratio of multiple sclerosis and clinical phenotype.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: In a longitudinal population-based dataset of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), we have previously observed a substantial increase in the female to male sex ratio in Canada over the last 50 years. Here, we aimed to determine whether this change in sex ratio is related to the clinical course of MS. METHODS: We calculated sex ratios by birth year in 11 868 patients with relapsing-remitting (RR) MS and 2825 patients with primary progressive (PP) MS identified as par...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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Journal:
European journal of neurology : the official journal of the European Federation of Neurological Societies
Volume:
17
Issue:
4
Pages:
634-637
Publication date:
2010-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-1331
ISSN:
1351-5101
Source identifiers:
35008
Language:
English
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pubs:35008
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uuid:369393b5-9eb2-4ca0-ae49-aa6ab2f02577
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pubs:35008
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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