Acute malignant marburg type, a multiple sclerosis (MS) variant, is an acute demyelinating process typically seen in younger patients. Symptoms may be preceded by fevers. Disease progresses rapidly and may even result in death. Extensive demyelination is seen on imaging with acute areas of demyelination which may have defined rings and incomplete ring enhancement 1.
Synonyms & Alternative Spellings
|Synonyms or Alternative Spelling||Include in Listings?|
|Marburg multiple sclerosis||✓|
|Multiple sclerosis Marburg variant||✓|
|Acute malignant marburg type (MS variant)||✗|
|Acute malignant marburg type (Multiple sclerosis variant)||✗|