Venoplasty of extracranial jugular and/or azygous venous narrowing does not appear to improve patient-reported outcomes, chronic symptoms, or the disease course of multiple sclerosis (MS). The findings from a Canadian study appear to confirm other evidence that the controversial chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) hypothesis for MS is flawed. The study randomised 104 patients with MS ...
‘The CCSVI theory in MS is flat wrong’: venoplasty for MS debunked
By Mardi Chapman
11 Oct 2018