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Can you tell me about multiple sclerosis known as ms?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

Autoimmune type of attack on brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves in genetically susceptible young individuals, who are exposed to a variety of environmental events. Can lead to profound impairment and disability, but can be controlled and stabilized in most cases with modern potent meds. An expert neurologist who is experienced can work wonders.

Answered Feb 9, 2014

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