Neurologist Lauren B. Krupp, M.D., director of NYU Langone’s Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center in New York City, discusses the misconception that having MS means you are predetermined to end up in a wheelchair.
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A perfect storm of genetic variables and environmental factors come together in creating this disease.
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The disease is divided into four categories, but most people fall into the first one.
A neurologic exam and MRI are common tools used to determine if you have this disease.
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