Mohamed Al-Jumah

KAIMRC, King Saud Ben Abdul-Aziz University for Health Sciences, NGHA and MS center, Prince Mohammed Ben Abdul-Aziz Hospital,, MOH, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


  • Research   
    Multiple Sclerosis Associated with Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma): Case Report
    Author(s): Aqeel Almutairi* and Mohamed Al-Jumah

    Introduction: Multiple sclerosis is one of the common chronic inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system (CNS), affecting more than 2 million people worldwide. The pattern of Multiple sclerosis varies from patient to patient and is unpredictable. Multiple sclerosis (MS) has been increasingly reported to be associated with other autoimmune diseases not affecting the central nervous system especially connective tissue disease. Objective: To report a case of multiple sclerosis coinciding with systemic sclerosis. Clinical presentation: A 25-year-old female diagnosed with systemic sclerosis and started on methotrexate then after months patient started to complain of diplopia, eye pain and blurring of vision. Patient seen and after detailed clinical evaluation we considered demyelinating disease MRI.. Read More»

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