Rim Lesions, Suggesting Chronic Inflammation, May Be Common

Rim Lesions, Suggesting Chronic Inflammation, May Be Common

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Rim Lesions, Suggesting Chronic Inflammation, May Be Common

An imaging feature called a rim lesion is found in about 4 out of every 10 people with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a review study. These rims, thought to represent areas of chronic brain inflammation in which myelin is being progressively damaged, may serve as alternate biomarkers of disease progression and likely patient outcomes. Its researchers recommended that “clear guidelines” be introduced to standardize how rim lesions are assessed. Results were in the study “The…

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