Four-year follow-up of a case of acute multiple sclerosis of the Marburg type

@article{Giubilei1997FouryearFO,
  title={Four-year follow-up of a case of acute multiple sclerosis of the Marburg type},
  author={Dott F. Giubilei and A. Sarrantonio and Paolo Tisei and Claudio Gasperini and M. Salvetti},
  journal={The Italian Journal of Neurological Sciences},
  year={1997},
  volume={18},
  pages={163-166}
}
We describe the clinical course, treatment and magnetic resonance findings during a four-year follow-up of a patient with acute multiple sclerosis of the Marburg type, treated with steroid and mannitol therapy, who survived the first bout. Although the course of the disease was clinically indistinguishable from relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, our case was characterized by peculiar features. These included the need for protracted steroid therapy and the remarkable tendency of MRI lesions… CONTINUE READING