Niki's MS Challenges

Waiting Game

I had my regular MRI done in June and thought nothing of it.  After all I have to have these every 4 months to monitor how things are going.  This is because I am having monthly Tysabri infusions which are pretty strong.  They also closely monitor blood tests for various things including JC Virus.  I am positive for this virus which puts me at higher risk of getting PML (Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy) - a very nasty potential side effect.  So they monitor me closely with regular MRI's.

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