Key clinical point: During pregnancy and the postpartum period, women with multiple sclerosis have increased levels of serum neurofilament light.
Major finding: Serum neurofilament light levels were 22% higher during pregnancy and post partum, compared with before and after this period.
Study details: An analysis of data for 63 participants in the prospective Swiss MS Cohort Study.
Disclosures: The study was conducted without external funding. Dr. Yaldizli has served on advisory boards for Sanofi Genzyme, Novartis, Biogen, and Novartis.
Yaldizli Ö et al. MSVirtual2020.