How do we manage and treat a patient with multiple sclerosis at risk of tuberculosis?

Abstract

Tuberculosis continues to be a serious health problem worldwide. The disease continues to be underdiagnosed and not properly treated. In conditions that affect the immune system, such as multiple sclerosis (MS), latent tuberculosis may thrive and reactivate during the use of immunomodulatory and immunosuppressive drugs. Among the best treatment options for… (More)
DOI: 10.1586/14737175.2014.962517

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@article{Fragoso2014HowDW, title={How do we manage and treat a patient with multiple sclerosis at risk of tuberculosis?}, author={Y{\'a}ra Dadalti Fragoso and Tarso Adoni and Andrea Anacleto and J. Brooks and Margarete de Jesus Carvalho and Rinaldo Claudino and Alfredo Damasceno and Maria Ferreira and Paulo Diniz da Gama and Marcus Vinicus Magno Goncalves and Anderson Kuntz Grzesiuk and Andr{\'e} Palma da Cunha Matta and Monica Koncke Fiuza Parolin}, journal={Expert review of neurotherapeutics}, year={2014}, volume={14 11}, pages={1251-60} }