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    MS Patient from India
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    balat posted:
    Dear Experts,

    My aunt from India has been a MS patient for over 3 years now and is still immobile. Do you have any suggestions for her, have you heard of a centre that treats MS patients in India or is it possible to bring her to US for treatment?

    I am based out of NJ.

    Bala
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    Neil S Lava, MD responded:
    I do not know of a center that specializes in multiple sclerosis in India. However, there are many well-trained neurologist in India.
    You could bring her to New Jersey and have her seen at a multiple sclerosis center in New Jersey or New York City. However the cost might be a factor for you.


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