Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - V

 ventricular fibrillation

Definition:

  • ventricular fibrillation - An often fatal form of arrhythmia characterized by rapid, irregular twitching of the ventricles of the heart in place of normal contractions, with loss of pulse

 

| 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.

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