Studies on concentration of B12 in patients with Mutliple Sclerosis with concomitant neurological evaluation and testing of MCV and LDH
Studies on concentration of B12 in patients with Mutliple Sclerosis with concomitant neurological evaluation and testing of MCV and LDHKountouris D.2 Drossos Th., Papatriantafillou M, Liapis A,and Siani A1 1Pammakaristos General Hospital, Iakovaton 43,11144, Athens, Greece 2Neurological Medical Center,Athens, Greece The purpose if this study is to evaluate the concentration of vitamin B12 in the serum of patients of multiple sclerosis in relation with neurological clinical symptomatology and the effect of B12 on MCV and LDH. The serum of 57 patients with known diseases was evaluated (age 17-54). B12 was measured with immunoenzymatic assay MCV from blood examination and LDH with photometric assay. Clinical neurological evaluation was performed on Kurtzke score. The results and the statistical analysis were as follows: Table 1.