Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary
Glossary - E
- edema - abnormal and excessive accumulation of serous fluid
in tissue spaces, the lungs or a body cavity
| exfoliative dermatitis
Multiple Sclerosis affects women much more frequently than men. Approx. 1.7 – 2:1 in the US and approx 3:2 in the UK. The ratio of white to non-white is approx 2:1.
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