Treatment of corticosteroid refractory optic neuritis in multiple sclerosis patients with intravenous immunoglobulin Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Drug Resistance
  • Immunoglobulins, Intravenous
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Optic Neuritis

abstract

  • The use of IVIG, following corticosteroids, may be useful using the protocol described herein, with sustained pulsed dosing. A larger controlled trial is indicated to confirm these results.

publication date

  • November 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2008.02258.x

PubMed ID

  • 18727675

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1163

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 15

number

  • 11