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Can I catch multiple sclerosis?

8 doctors weighed in
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

MS is not an infectious disorder. Instead, there is varying genetic susceptibility triggered by environmental influences.

In brief: No

MS is not an infectious disorder. Instead, there is varying genetic susceptibility triggered by environmental influences.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Ms is not a contagious disorder. It is a complex disease with genetic, environmental, and likely hormonal interplay.

In brief: No

Ms is not a contagious disorder. It is a complex disease with genetic, environmental, and likely hormonal interplay.
Dr. Virginia Simnad
Dr. Virginia Simnad
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In brief: No

You don't catch ms. Moreover, it is not contagious.

In brief: No

You don't catch ms. Moreover, it is not contagious.
Dr. William Shaffer
Dr. William Shaffer
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