Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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edema

Definition:

  • edema - abnormal and excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue spaces, the lungs or a body cavity

 

| edema | encephalopathy | endocarditis | enteritis | epididymitis | erythema nodosum | esophagitis | euphoria | exfoliative dermatitis |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

The average age of diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis is 37 years of age.

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