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

 

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Multiple Sclerosis

The risk among the general population of contracting Multiple Sclerosis is approx 1 in 800.

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