Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary
Glossary - G
- gastrointestinal hemorrhage - bleeding within the
gastrointestinal tract (may be associated with cytomegalovirus
in immuno-compromised patients)
In identical twins where one twin develops the disease, the likelihood of the second twin developing Multiple Sclerosis is approx 30%.
It should be noted that the multiple sclerosis drugs currently in use to treat MS are immunomodulatory. This means the approved drugs used specifically in the treatment of multiple sclerosis have a direct effect on the workings and efficiency of the normal immune system... Read More