Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - R

 retinitis

Definition:

  • retinitis - inflammation of the retina of the eye

 

| rectal hemorrhage | retinitis |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

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

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