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Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis

Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis: Introduction

Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis: During this form of the disease, patients tend to experience an attack or series of attacks (exacerbations) followed by complete or partial remission. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis is available below.

Symptoms of Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis

  • Multiple Sclerosis is an extremely variable disease and its symptoms are determined by the combined effects of, which CNS areas have been demyelinated and how much neural tissue has been destroyed, which include both visible and invisible lesions.
  • There is no universal pattern for the course of MS and every MSer has a different, unique set of symptoms. They vary from time to time and change in severity and duration over time. Most MSers will experience more than one symptom and although there are symptoms common to many of us, nobody ever has them all
  • Altered Sensation: "Pins-and-Needles" (Paresthesia), Tingling, Numbness, Itching, or a Burning Feeling (Dysesthesia) in different parts of the body, and indefinable sensations.
  • Balance & Co-ordination Problems: Loss of Balance, Dizziness, Vertigo, Tremor, Unstable Walking (Ataxia), Foot-Drop, Giddiness, Clumsiness, and InCoordination.
  • Bladder Problems: Include the need to Frequently and/or Urgently pass water (Spastic Bladder), incomplete emptying or emptying at inappropriate times, and Urinary Hesitation (Detrusor-Sphincter DysSynergia).
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Treatments for Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis

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Causes of Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis

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Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis

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Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Prognosis for Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis

Prognosis for Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis: Patients often assume that the remission stage of the disease will mean 100% recovery. While this can be true, particularly during the early stages of the disease, often the remission will only be a partial one, particularly as the disease progresses, thus leaving the patient with residual, usually permanent, symptoms.

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  1. Relapsing/remitting multiple sclerosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Prognosis
 

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