Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - P

 polyuria

Definition:

  • polyuria - excessive urine production; usually pale and dilute; often a symptom of diabetes

 

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Multiple Sclerosis

The incidence rate for non-identical twins, where one contracts Multiple Sclerosis, is approx 4%.

Cause of Multiple Sclerosis

The cause of multiple sclerosis remains a mystery. Many different causes have been proposed and investigated but as yet the cause of multiple sclerosis remains elusive... Read More