Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - G

  • gastritis - (chronic) inflammation of the lining of the stomach
  • gastrointestinal hemorrhage - bleeding within the gastrointestinal tract (may be associated with cytomegalovirus in immuno-compromised patients)
  • gingivitis - inflammation of the gums
  • glossitis - inflammation of the tongue
  • glycosuria - excess sugar in the urine; usually associated with diabetes mellitus
  • gynecomastia - the abnormal growth of breasts in the male, sometimes to the point of milk production

 

 

 

Multiple Sclerosis

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

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