Primary-Progressive MS (PPMS) is a subcategory of Chronic-progressive MS. PPMS has no remissions and progresses gradually from the first onset. Minor improvement is possible once it levels off. Improvement occurs in about 10% of patients.
This series of articles about Progressive MS has a lot of information, and not all of it is easy to read or understand. Perhaps a good way to review the subject is to cover some of the frequently asked questions. How do I know if my MS is a Progressive type?MS may start with an attack followed by a continual increase in the symptom severity,…