8 - 13 April 2017
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Lemtrada and listeria
A case study of a woman who developed listeriosis (listeria infection) after treatment with Lemtrada. Initial thought to be an infusion reaction, it was traced to her having eaten soft cheese and raw sausage in the days before treatment. Up to January 2017, at least 16 cases of listeriosis have occurred
Source: MedPage Today
MS Trust link: Lemtrada (alemtuzumab)