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Multiple Sclerosis => MS - RESEARCH AND NEWS => Topic started by: agate on December 26, 2017, 09:11:30 pm

Title: Decreased prevalence of cancer in patients with MS--a case-control study
Post by: agate on December 26, 2017, 09:11:30 pm
Articles pointing toward a decreased risk of cancer in persons with MS have been posted on this board in the past, and this one is from PLoS One, November 27, 2017:

Decreased prevalence of cancer in patients with multiple sclerosis: A case-control study (http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0188120)
Title: (Abst.) Risk of cancer among MS patients, siblings, population controls...
Post by: agate on October 03, 2019, 07:18:24 pm
You can pick your studies because if there's one showing one finding, you're probably going to find another one showing something quite different. Here's a study finding an increased risk of cancer among patients with MS and their relatives.


From PubMed (October 3, 2019),"Risk of cancer among multiple sclerosis patients, siblings, and population controls: A prospective cohort study":


https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31573834