Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - F

foot drop

Definition:

  • foot drop - condition relating to the inability to properly move the foot when walking; failure to fully lift the toes of the foot

 

| facial paralysis | fecal impaction | fecal incontinence | flatulence | foot drop | furunculosis |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

The risk of contracting Multiple Sclerosis if your father has the disease is approx 1 in 100.

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