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Multiple sclerosis


* Not a rare disease
Other Names for this Disease
  • MS
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  • I have multiple sclerosis (MS). Several other members of my family also have this condition. My doctor wants to treat me with Tarceva. Do you have information related to the use of this medication for MS?  Click here for answer

  • My husband was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 1999, and now with a second opinion he was diagnosed with possible primary lateral sclerosis (PLS). How does MS differ from PLS? How are MS and PLS diagnosed? Click here for answer