Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - L

lichenoid dermatitis

Definition:

  • lichenoid dermatitis - form of neurodermatitis; characterized by intense itching (pruritus) with exudative, weeping patches on the skin scattered irregularly over most of the body, many of which are of the eczematous type and undergo lichenification

 

| leg cramps | leukoderma | leukorrhea | libido decreased | lichenoid dermatitis | lung edema | lymphocytic |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

10% of cases of Multiple Sclerosis are diagnosed after the age of fifty.

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