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MS Symptoms and Diagnosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease where the immune system damages healthy nerve tissue, leading to a variety of symptoms. Watch neurologist Doug Stuart, MD, from the MS Center of Atlanta, discuss the common symptoms of MS and the importance of an early, accurate diagnosis.

Medically reviewed in December 2019.

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