What is Multiple Sclerosis?
Multiple sclerosis is a disease that affects the nerve cells of the brain and the spinal cord. It affects the ability of the nerve cells to communicate with one another. This may cause disorders of the mind and will have a severe effect on the mental health of the patient afflicted with it. This problem has may also have adverse effects on the patient and their physical abilities too.
What is the cause of Multiple Sclerosis?
Multiple sclerosis has many different symptoms. The patient may notice tingling in their feet or hands. This tingling may move from their fingers and toes to the center of their body. There is also severe pain, blurred vision and different problems and ailments. Multiple sclerosis is caused by different reasons such as the genetic factors, by the underlying environmental factors that have a daily effect on the patient, and even a severe infection can cause this problem.
What is the treatment of Multiple sclerosis?
There is no set cure for multiple sclerosis but there are several therapies that are effective. These combative efforts can help to stabilize the condition of the patient and slowly improve their health. During severe attacks, the patient might have to take high doses of a particular medication that is prescribed by the neurologist. With effective care by the neurologist, the patient's health can be stabilized.
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