MS Symptoms and Diagnosis

Medically reviewed in April 2022

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.

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Multiple Sclerosis

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Multiple Sclerosis
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Questions to Ask When Starting a New Treatment for MS
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Pain From Multiple Sclerosis? Here's How to Get Relief

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Pain From Multiple Sclerosis? Here's How to Get Relief
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The importance of early treatment for MS

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The importance of early treatment for MS
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What Can I Expect If I Have Just Been Diagnosed with MS?

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What Can I Expect If I Have Just Been Diagnosed with MS?
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