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Highly active multiple sclerosis: options for monoclonal antibody therapy.

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Summary of "Highly active multiple sclerosis: options for monoclonal antibody therapy."

The clinical course of multiple sclerosis (MS) is characterized by great variability. 'Aggressive' MS, a concept used in the last 10 years, is associated with atypical course of the disease, which is manifested by more frequent exacerbations, the rapid increase in disability and pronounced signs of radiological activity according to MRI. The review presents data on the effectiveness of three monoclonal antibody drugs - natalizumab, alemtuzumab and ocrelizumab. In addition, updated data on the safety of monoclonal antibodies are presented to help the physician make a balanced choice of a drug and therapy strategy.

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Name: Zhurnal nevrologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova
ISSN: 1997-7298
Pages: 49-57

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