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myelin associated glycoprotein

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Possible comorbidity: The mag levels do not help confirm multiple sclerosis or even seem to correlate with this disorder, and typically, point toward problems with the peri ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Depietro
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Fatty tissue : Myelin is a fatty tissue that surrounds nerve cells, in particular the nerve cell axon. This tissue is formed by other kinds of cells that support ner ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Insulating sheath: Nerve sheaths are present to assist with nerve conduction. These are termed myelin sheathes. And are made from cells termed Schwann Cells. A tumour ca ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Poor conduction: Myelin is insulation, and allows speedy conduction of electro-chemical impulse along a nerve. Disruption slows conduction and even impairs, resulting ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
Depends!: Schwan cells produce the myelin on the peripheral nerves and oligodenndrocytes are responsible for the CENTRAL nervous system myelin
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Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
13 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Depends: Depends on the reason for the loss of myelin. Myelin can "grow" back but it depends on many factors that are disease specific. Practice usually help ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Myelin Sheath: Myelin is the protective material that covers the axon of a neuron . The myelin forms a sheath which provides electrical insulation around the axon.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Never: Myelin never regenerate. Sorry. Try vit B12 injections. 1 mg monthly.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Lado
32 years experience Psychiatry
Myelin sheath: Myelin is a electrically insulating material that forms a layer, the myelin sheath, usually around only in the part of the cella called the axon it is ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
See below: In peripheral nerves, damage to just the myelin coverings, recovery may take place over 3-4 weeks, but anatomically, the nerve may not fully recover i ... Read More

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