Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - C

chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Definition:

  • chronic lymphocytic leukemia - blood cancer - lymphocytic leukemia that is marked by an abnormal increase in the number of mature lymphocytes and especially B cells

 

| carcinoma of lung | cardiac arrest | cardiomegaly | cardiospasm | cellulitis | cerebral hemorrhage | cerebral ischemia | cervicitis | cheilitis | cholecystitis | cholelithiasis | chronic brain syndrome | chronic lymphocytic leukemia | coma | contact dermatitis | Cushing’s Syndrome | cyanosis |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

Approx 2.5 million people worldwide, have Multiple Sclerosis.

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