Central pontine myelinolysis (CPM) is now more commonly referred to as osmotic demyelination syndrome, which recognizes that the same phenomenon is also seen in other areas of the brain (previously known as extrapontine myelinolysis) 1.
As such the condition is described in the osmotic demyelination syndrome article.
- 1. Ho VB, Fitz CR, Yoder CC, Geyer CA. Resolving MR features in osmotic myelinolysis (central pontine and extrapontine myelinolysis). (1993) AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology. 14 (1): 163-7. Pubmed