Raised Serum NfL Levels May Indicate Chronic Active Lesions

Raised Serum NfL Levels May Indicate Chronic Active Lesions

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Raised Serum NfL Levels May Indicate Chronic Active Lesions

Raised serum neurofilament light chain (sNfL) levels may indicate the presence of brain lesions with chronically active inflammation that are linked with more aggressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), a new study suggests. People with high sNfL levels, the study revealed, had greater numbers of chronic inflammation lesions and pronounced nerve fiber damage. The study, “Chronic White Matter Inflammation and Serum Neurofilament Levels in Multiple Sclerosis,” was published in Neurology. MS lesions — areas of…

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