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Pontine central myelinolysis: symptoms, causes and prospects

Pontine central myelinolysis: symptoms, causes and prospects
What is Pontine's central myelinolysis? Central pontine myelinolysis (CPM) is a neurological disorder that affects the brain. "Pontine" refers to the brain stem, called pons. "Myelinolysis" means that myelin, a covering that protects pontine nerve cells, is being destroyed. CPM usually occurs as a result of another disease or medical condition. The destruction of myelin in general is not spontaneous. People who have CPM can not be cured, but their symptoms can be treat… ...Read more