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99. Picture of Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Picture of Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms
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Symptoms of multiple sclerosis may be single or multiple and may range from mild to severe in intensity and short to long in duration. These include:

  • Visual disturbances (blurred vision, color distortions, loss of vision in one eye, eye pain)
  • Limb weakness, loss of coordination and balance
  • Muscle spasms, fatigue, numbness, prickling pain
  • Loss of sensation, speech impediment, tremors, or dizziness
  • Bladder and bowel dysfunction
  • Mental changes (decreased concentration, attention deficit, memory loss)
  • Depression
  • Paranoia
  • Uncontrollable laughter and weeping
Reviewed by William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR on May 8, 2008

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Text: MedicineNet: "Multiple Sclerosis."

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