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Progressive relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS) is a rare form of MS
that causes steady damage to nerves when symptoms first appear and continues to
cause progressive worsening.
Relapses (disease flare-ups) occur, followed by full or partial recovery, but
nerve damage continues and symptoms become increasingly disabling.
Symptoms of MS include:
There is no cure for MS.
Current as of:
February 20, 2015
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Barrie J. Hurwitz, MD - Neurology
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