Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - A

abscess

Definition:

  • abscess - localized collection of pus, the result of infection, surrounded by inflamed tissue

 

| abnormal gait | abscess | achalasia | acute brain syndrome | adenoma | agitation | alcohol intolerance | anaphylactoid | angina pectoris | anuria | apathy | aphasia | aphthous stomatitis | apnea | arrhythmia | arthritis | arthrosis | ascites | asthenia | asthma | ataxia | atelectasis | atrial fibrillation |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

Average age of clinical onset of Multiple Sclerosis is 30 33 years of age.

Life Expectancy

Life expectancy for people who have multiple sclerosis is growing longer with every passing year, particularly with the advancement of medical science, new drugs and better care and understanding of the disease.... Read More