Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Life Expectancy Center

Multiple sclerosis or MS is an autoimmune disorder in which brain and spinal cord nerve cells become demyelinated. This damage results in symptoms that may include numbness, weakness, vertigo, paralysis, and involuntary muscle contractions. Different forms of MS can follow variable courses from relatively benign to life-threatening. MS is treated with disease-modifying therapies. Some MS symptoms can be treated with medications. Read more: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Life Expectancy Article

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