Self-Limited Cytomegalovirus Infection During Natalizumab Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis
KeywordsInfection, viruses, cytomegalovirus, natalizumab, multiple sclerosis
Natalizumab is indicated as monotherapy for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis; it prevents outbreaks and delays the progression of physical disability. Here, we report the case of a 30-year-old patient with multiple sclerosis receiving natalizumab as monotherapy who subsequently developed self-limited cytomegalovirus disease.
Cytomegalovirus infection has been reported during treatment with natalizumab, and in this study, we use new techniques to analyze the possible association of cytomegalovirus infection with natalizumab.
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