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Can a frontal lobe brain injury cause ms in later life after a tbi

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Dr. David Rothfeld
Radiology 39 years experience
No: Trauma is not a recognized cause of ms.
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Dr. Larry Grissom
Radiology 45 years experience
No: M s not felt to be a result of prior trauma.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 54 years experience
NOPE: Trauma to brain or neck does NOT cause MS either early or late in life.
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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MS.......Not trauma related
Oct 26, 2014

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United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 43-year-old female asked:

Can a frontal lobe brain injury cause MS ?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 54 years experience
Not at all: There is no relationship of trauma causing ms in any case, ever. Whether certain injuries could worsen ms may be still controversial. The american academy of neurology has a position statement regarding this. www.aan.com.
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Last updated Oct 31, 2014

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