Sunday, 5 April 2015

PML on Tecfidera

Rosenkranz T, Novas M, Terborg C. PML in a Patient with Lymphocytopenia Treated with Dimethyl Fumarate. N Engl J Med. 2015 ;372(15):1476-1478.

The authors report a fatal case of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in a 54-year-old woman in whom lymphocytopenia developed after treatment with delayed-release dimethyl fumarate for multiple sclerosis.

We have already heard about PML cases of people taking Tecfidera. Here is the case report
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