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System Disorder Disorder/Disease Process: Multiple Sclerosis Alterations in Health (Diagnosis) Alteration in mobility, elimination, sensory, nutrition Pathophysiology Related to Client Problem Neurological disease resulting in impaired and worsening of voluntary muscles Development of plaque in the CNS which damages the myelin sheath and interferes with impulse transmission between the CNS and the body Heath Promotion and Disease Prevention Promote self care Encourage patient to keep active Avoid over exertion and hot baths Nutrition safety Risk Factors Females between age 20-40 Genetics Factors triggering relapse: viruses, cold climate, injury, emotional stress, pregnancy, fatigue, overexertion, temperature extremes, hot showers or baths Expected Findings Fatigue (lower extremities) Pain or paresthesia
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Diplopia, changes in vision Tinnitus or vertigo Dysphagia Dysarthria Muscle spasticity Ataxia Nystagmus Bowel/bladder dysfunction Cognitive changes Laboratory Tests Cerebrospinal fluid analysis reveals
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