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

In 1961, over 80% of Multiple Sclerosis patients were reported surviving to 20 years after onset of illness.

MS Drugs

It should be noted that the multiple sclerosis drugs currently in use to treat MS are immunomodulatory. This means the approved drugs used specifically in the treatment of multiple sclerosis have a direct effect on the workings and efficiency of the normal immune system... Read More