Notably, patients who had documented psychotic and psychiatric disorders were more likely to be diagnosed with a demyelinating disease.
Over 90% of participants achieved NEDA-3 after being transitioned to dimethyl-fumarate from natalizumab.
The relationship between microstructural damage in NAWM and clinical measures was less clear, suggesting another mechanism.
Researchers examined whether the cognitive reserve hypothesis could predict cognitive decline, gray matter volume changes, and white matter volume changes in MS patients.
High-fat diets may increase the risk of relapse in children with MS, while high-vegetable diets may be protective.
Six polymorphisms were found to be strongly associated with vitamin D levels in the patient population.
Axon diameter dynamics may serve as a novel biomarker for MS disease course.
Patients at the greatest risk of disability progression were older than 12 years, and had minimal exposure to DMTs.
Higher BMI and lipid levels were associated with greater risk of relapse and disability progression.
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