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Susceptibility abnormalities in the immune system and

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susceptibility, abnormalities in the immune system and environmental factors that combine to trigger the disease. Multiple sclerosis is a diverse disease, the ones affected by the disease are possible to have very different symptoms. Symptoms include muscle weakness causing walking to be suddenly difficult, loss of coordination or balance, numbness, and visual disturbance. Those with multiple sclerosis typically experience one of four disease courses. When it comes to test for multiple sclerosis, there is no specific test, the doctor will most likely start of by taking blood test, or MRIS, after looking through your medical history and taking an examination. There is also no real treatment for multiple sclerosis, treatment typically focuses on speeding recovery from attacks, slowing the progression of the disease and managing MS symptoms. Most people have had mild symptoms that no treatments are necessary. So, for now, when you have a MS attack, you are given corticosteroids, which are oral prednisone and intravenous
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MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS 3 methylprednisolone, and they are used to reduce inflammation. We also have plasma exchange, and this is where they remove the liquid portion of your blood and they are mixed with protein solution and put back into your body, and this option would be if your MS symptoms are new and haven’t responded to steroids.
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