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Multiple Sclerosis

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Multiple sclerosis (MS), occasionally called disseminated sclerosis or encephalomyelitis disseminate, is a chronic, inflammatory disease that affects a person's central nervous system and can cause a variety of symptoms including visual problems, muscle weakness, depression, and ...

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