A 36-year-old member asked:
can you tell me what is degenerative ms?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Neurology 52 years experience
A phase: We conceive that ms starts with inflammatory attack on the central nervous system, followed by a less intensive but gradually deteriorating process which is termed degenerative. So, the original relapsing-remitting course transforms at some point to a secondary progressive process. Without treatment 90% proceed by 20 yrs. Yet, potent and early treatment is designed to prevent the disability.
Last updated Dec 6, 2013
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