Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - P

 pleural effusion

Definition:

  • pleural effusion - abnormal accumulation of fluid between the layers of the membrane that lines the lungs and chest cavity

 

| palpitation | pancreatitis | papilledema | paralysis | paranoid reaction | parosmia | pericardial effusion | periodontal abscess | peritonitis | petechia | photophobia | photosensitivity | pleural effusion | pneumonia | pneumothorax | polyuria | postural hypotension | proctitis | psoriasis | psychosis | ptosis | pulmonary embolus |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis was first Diagnosed in 1849

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