2021 CMSC Annual Meeting

Poster-Case Reports / Case Series

Poster-Case Reports / Case Series

Case Report: Lama-2 Related Muscular Dystrophy Mimicking Multiple Sclerosis

Background: There is increased prevalence of genetic testing within the field of neurology and provider awareness of genetic conditions...

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Poster-Case Reports / Case Series

Long Arm Serial Casting Results in Decreased Spasticity and Improved Function for Woman with MS

Background: Spasticity is present among 60-80% of individuals with Multiple Sclerosis (Etoom et al, 2018). One-third of people with...

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Poster-Case Reports / Case Series

Bad Lettuce? Frozen Vegetables? Undercooked Steak? Case Report of Systemic Listeria Monocytogenes Infection in a Patient on Dimethyl Fumarate

Background: The use of disease modifying treatments (DMTs) in multiple sclerosis (MS) has been well studied and has shown to …...

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Identifying and Treating Steroid-Induced Psychosis in MS Patients Using Quetiapine

Background: High-dose corticosteroids (CS) (1g IV methylprednisolone or 1250 mg oral prednisone for 3-5 days) is the most common treatment...

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Case Report of a Severe Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Flare in a Patient Treated with Eculizumab for the Treatment of Neuromyeltis Optica Spectrum Disorder

Background:: Eculizumab is a long-acting humanized monoclonal antibody targeted against complement C5. By preventing the cleavage of C5...

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Multiple Sclerosis-like Features in Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Antibody-Associated Disease: Red Flag, Red Herring, or Regular Occurrence?

Background: MOG antibody-associated disease (MOGAD) is an inflammatory demyelinating disorder characterized by IgG antibodies against...

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Delayed Visual Improvement in Pediatric Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Antibody-Associated Optic Neuritis

Background: Bilateral involvement and severe visual impairment can occur in the acute phase of pediatric myelin oligodendrocyte...

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Treatment Resistant Tinea Corporis in Multiple Sclerosis Patients Treated with Ocrelizumab

Background: Tinea corporis is a fungal infection of the skin excluding the face, hands, feet, scalp, nail, or groin. It …...

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Multiple Sclerosis in a Patient with Neurofibromatosis Type-1

Background: The association of multiple sclerosis (MS) and neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) has been rarely reported. Objectives: To report a...

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Non-Intensive Exercise to Prepare for Intensive, Task-Oriented Rehabilitation in People with Progressive Multiple Sclerosis: A Two-Participant Case Study

Background: There is a need for exercise strategies that maximize motor function and related changes in the central nervous system …...

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