condition that affects many
third of patients are affected by mild, non - progressive.
Another third is deteriorating slowly, with outbreaks (per season)
The rest is deteriorating rapidly.
Young adults (20 to 40 years, both sexes, more
Sometimes there are
However, the majority of cases of
The symptoms may be relieved or controlled, and stabilized the
for months or years.
Life expectancy can reach 20 or 30 years.
They continue scientific research into the causes and treatment, and there are hopes of finding
treatment and cure.
Diagnosis and Treatment.
His own observation of symptoms.
Medical history and physical examination by your physician.
It might be advisable to consult the neurologist.
Try to lead
as possible, avoiding fatigue.
Avoid heat environments (up under the shower)
The heat can worsen symptoms temporarily.
Some unscrupulous doctors offer treatments without value.
Before paying, check with their doctors any unconventional treatment being offered.
Medication with cortisone during periods of relapse or worsening symptoms.
relaxants to control the spasms.
Stay as active as you can.
diet, well - balanced, high in fiber to avoid constipation.
Have symptoms of
The following occurs during treatment:
Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
Sudden increase in weakness.
Chills and fever or other symptoms of
caused by disturbances in
prolonged stay in bed.
Constipation by inactivity.
and adolescents living in cold climates.
Then transfer them to more
weather does not help them.
For the moment,
therapy can shorten the duration of relapses.
, which cause relapses.
Research suggests that
may be caused by an autoimmune
slow - acting virus.
Dissolve parts of the white matter of the brain and
cord, which can not lead
Signs and symptoms.
such as blurred vision or double vision intermittent.
Weakness, difficulty walking or maintaining balance.
Slight loss of sensitivity, numbness or tingling.
Pronounced weakness, tremors.
Loss of control over
Sharp and sudden changes of mood.
The signs and symptoms vary widely depending on the individual.
It is sometimes confused with emotional disturbances or "nerve".
sender symptoms worsen sharply during
season, after improving for
time, until the next relapse.