Multiple sclerosis and narcolepsy: Possible similar genetic susceptibility

David S. Younger, Timothy A. Pedley, Michael J. Thorpy

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We have studied 2 patients with multiple sclerosis and narcolepsy. In both patients, the DR 2 histocompatibility antigen was positive. In each of the patients, the diagnosis of narcolepsy was confirmed by polygraphic testing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)447-448
Number of pages2
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


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