The study of cerebral white matter has been dramatically facilitated in the past three decades by the development of powerful neuroimaging techniques. Computerized tomography (CT) scanning became available in the 1970s, and for the first time a noninvasive image of the brain in vivo became easily obtainable. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was introduced in the 1980s and offered much improved visualization of brain structures, particularly white matter. MRI has been a most significant advance in the understanding of white matter disorders, revolutionizing the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) and rapidly expanding the list of disorders with white matter pathology that were previously difficult to detect. Another development in the field of MRI is the advent

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