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Term pregnancies and the clinical characteristics of multiple sclerosis: a population based study.

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OBJECTIVE: Pregnancy has a well documented effect on relapse risk in multiple sclerosis (MS). Prospective studies have reported a significant decline by two-thirds in the rate of relapses during the third trimester of pregnancy and a significant increase by two-thirds during the first 3 months postpartum. However, it is unclear as to whether there are any long term effects on disability. METHODS: Data were collated from clinical records and family histories systematically collected from the ...

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10.1136/jnnp-2012-302848

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Journal:
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
Volume:
83
Issue:
8
Pages:
793-795
Publication date:
2012-08-05
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EISSN:
1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
URN:
uuid:0494c559-8812-4e99-9d50-ad53874bd7fd
Source identifiers:
332932
Local pid:
pubs:332932

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