Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - A

 aphthous stomatitis

Definition:

  • aphthous stomatitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth; associated with thrush, a fungal infection with sp Candida

 

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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis is five times more prevalent in temperate climates than in tropical climates.

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

Multiple sclerosis is currently thought to be an autoimmune disease. An autoimmune disease is one where the body's immune system is thought to attack its own cells and therefore cause damage.... Read More