I gave birth to two children with Down Syndrome. I also have secondary Progressive MS. Can this be related?
There is not a relationship between MS and Down syndrome. However, there can be a change in risk in woman who have had chemotherapy.
Benjamin M. Greenberg, MD, MHS
Director, Transverse Myelitis and Neuromyelitis Optica Program and Pediatric Demyelinating Disease Program
Director, Neurosciences Clinical Research Center
Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Department of Pediatrics