More MS news articles for September 2002

Case Study of Family with Multiple Sclerosis

Wiad Lek 2002;55(5-6):351-3
Wender MB.
Zespolu Neuroimmunologicznego Instytutu Centrum Medycyny Doswiadczalnej, Klinicznej Polskiej Akademii Nauk w Poznaniu.

Multiple sclerosis was described in 3 persons of a family, in the mother and her two adult sons.

In the report the necessity of MRI examination was emphasized when the neurological signs and symptoms appeared in the family of MS victim.

The initiation of the immunomodulatory therapy in the early stage of the disease is an important step to influence the natural unfavourable course of the disease.