Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - V

 ventricular extrasystoles

Definition:

  • ventricular extrasystoles - premature contraction of the ventricle of the heart resulting in arrhythmia

 

| vaginal hemorrhage | varicose vein | vasospasm | venous pressure | ventricular extrasystoles | ventricular fibrillation | vesiculobullous rash | visual field defect |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

The risk of contracting Multiple Sclerosis if your father has the disease is approx 1 in 100.

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