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how to get tested for ms (multiple sclerosis)?

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Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Start with doctor: If you have had multiple neurological symptom spread out over time and the neuroaxis (brain and spinal cord) you may want to get an MRI with flair sequences, evoked potentials and spinal fluid studies also may play a role in arriving at a definitve diagnosis.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
See neurologist: He/she will decide if you have findings consistent with MS, and suggest further testing based on clinical findings and history.
Answered on Aug 16, 2014

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