Multiple Sclerosis

About- Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a neurological disorder in which the immune system attacks the myelin (the protective sheath of nerve fibers) and causes communication problems between the brain and the rest of the body. 

Symptoms-
  • Bladder and bowel dysfunction
  • Clumsiness in the legs or hands
  • Cognitive changes
  • Coordination problem
  • Depression
  • Dizziness
  • Double vision
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eye pain during movement
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle spasticity
  • Numbness or weakness in one or more limbs
  • Partial or complete blindness
  • A sensation of electric-shock during neck movements
  • Slurred speech
  • Tingling or pain in body parts
  • Unsteady gait
  • Weakness
Causes-
The cause of multiple sclerosis is not clearly understood.
 
Specialists to visit
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Neurologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Speech therapist
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References
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.medicinenet.com
http://www.nationalmssociety.org

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