disseminated sclerosis

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Synonyms for disseminated sclerosis

a chronic progressive nervous disorder involving loss of myelin sheath around certain nerve fibers

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is also known as disseminated sclerosis or encephalomyelitis disseminate and it was first described in 1868 by Jean-Martin Charcot while it has eluded mankind for over a century and scientists are still groping in the dark to find a cure in this era of the supremacy of science and technological advance with little but very costly treatment to diminish its recurrence among patients.
25 -- Multiple Sclerosis (MS), also known as disseminated sclerosis or encephalomyelitis disseminate is a neurological disorder, in which a human body loses its ability to communicate the neural signals from the brain to the spinal cord.
That's when the solicitor told the court I was suffering from disseminated sclerosis.
I was diagnosed with disseminated sclerosis by a Swansea consultant a short time before the NHS, as we know it today, came into being.
Amongst the different types of illnesses treated, the more common are rheumatoid arthritis, hemiplegia, epilepsy, disseminated sclerosis, and congestive heart failure.
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