Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - O

oculogyric crisis

Definition:

  • oculogyric crisis - a spasmodic attack; marked by fixation of the eyeballs in one position, usually upward.

Also called oculogyric spasm

 

| oculogyric crisis | oliguria | ophthalmoplegia | oral leukoplakia | oral moniliasis | otitis externa | otitis media |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

The risk of contracting Multiple Sclerosis if a first-degree relative (father, mother, sibling) has the disease, is approx 1% - 3% overall.

Early Symptoms

The nature of multiple sclerosis and the vagueness of a symptom appearing here or there over time, without any apparent connection means there is a lack of data on what can accurately be considered as early symptom of multiple sclerosis... Read More