A member asked:

Is it possible for trouble speaking, swallowing, & breathing to be symptoms of ms?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. David Mann answered

Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Throat symptoms: Yes -ms is possible but many other things are also possible, such as throat cancer. I recommend you first see ent.

Answered 8/8/2014


Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

Possible: Usually, trouble swallowing, breathing, are signs of end stage MS, and only rarely seen early in the disease. However, speech issues may be seen early and may be very subtle.

Answered 8/31/2014



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Can one with MS have swallowing problems? What are they like?

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