Monday December 18th 2017

Demographics and Clinical Characteristics of Multiple Sclerosis in Kuwait: An Analysis of the National MS Registry (P5.155)

Conclusions: Demographics and clinical characteristics of MS in Kuwait are comparable to regional and international figures. However, we found the annual relapse rates and EDSS scores to be relatively lower despite more prevalent brainstem/cerebellar and spinal manifestations at the onset.Disclosure: Dr. Alroughani has received personal compensation for activities with Biologix, Novartis, Merck & Co., Inc., Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation, and GlaxoSmithKlyne Inc. Dr. Ahmed has nothing to disclose. Dr. Al Hashel has nothing to disclose. (Source: Neurology)

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Demographics and Clinical Characteristics of Multiple Sclerosis in Kuwait: An Analysis of the National MS Registry (P5.155)

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