Table 4.

Radiologic data from the initial examination

Radiologic dataADEM (n = 26)MS (n = 14)p Value
* Significant.
† Paty A + B.
ADEM = acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.
No. of lesions1 lesion:8 (31)1 lesion:5 (36)
2 lesions:5 (19)2 lesions: 0
3 lesions:2 (8)3 lesions:1 (7)0.36
≥4 lesions: 11 (42)≥4 lesions:8 (57)
Lesions, n (%)
Periventricular14 (54)12 (86)0.08
Subcortical10 (38)5 (36)0.86
Corpus callosum6 (23)7 (50)0.10
Basal ganglia including thalami and internal capsule4 (15)00.28
Pons/midbrain11 (42)3 (21)0.30
Cerebellar8 (31)3 (21)0.72
Peduncular7 (27)3 (21)0.72
Medulla oblongata4 (15)00.28
Any infratentorial lesion17 (65)4 (29)0.045*
Cortical involvement2 (8)00.53
Pattern suggestive of MS13 (50)9 (64)0.38