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Multiple Sclerosis Information Sourcebook
 

 

 

The Multiple Sclerosis Information Sourcebook provides up-to-date information about MS in an easy-to-use format. It includes answers to frequently asked questions, current information on treatments and symptoms, and descriptions of the social and psychological impact of the disease. The Sourcebook also provides references to other health and social agencies when appropriate.

Alphabetical Index | Topic Index | Editorial Advisory Board
   
4-Aminopyridine and 3, 4-Diaminopyridine View online View as PDF
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Acupuncture View online View as PDF
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) View online View as PDF
Advanced MS: Complications and Caregivers View online View as PDF
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Alternative Therapies
 
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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS—also called Lou Gehrig's Disease) View online View as PDF
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Animals in MS Research
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  Experimental Allergic Encephalomyelitis (EAE)

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Anticonvulsants View online View as PDF
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Aquatics/Aquatic Exercise View online View as PDF
Assistive Devices View online View as PDF

Attack
  See: Exacerbation

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Autoimmune Disease View online View as PDF

Avonex®
  See: Interferons

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Azathioprine (Imuran®)
  See: Chemotherapy

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Betaseron®
  See: Interferons

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Bladder Dysfunction View online View as PDF
Bowel Dysfunction View online View as PDF

Breathing
  See: Respiration

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Calcium EAP (Calcium Orotate) View online View as PDF

Cannabis
  See: Marijuana

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Caregivers
  See: Advanced Multiple Sclerosis, Complications
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Cause of MS
  See: Etiology
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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) View online View as PDF
Chemotherapy View online View as PDF
Childhood MS View online View as PDF
Chiropractic Therapy View online View as PDF
Cladribine (Leustatin®)
  See: Chemotherapy
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Clinical Trial Participation View online View as PDF
Clinical Trials View online View as PDF
Clinically Isolated Syndrome (CIS) View online View as PDF
Clinics and Comprehensive Care Centers View online View as PDF
Clusters View online View as PDF
Cognitive Function View online View as PDF
Confidentiality View online View as PDF
Constipation
  See: Bowel Dysfunction
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Copaxone® or Copolymer-1
  See: Glatiramer Acetate
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Corticosteroids

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Cure
  See: Outlook for Cure
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Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan®)
  See: Chemotherapy

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Cyclosporine-A
  See: Chemotherapy
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Decubitus Ulcers
  See: Pressure Sores
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Dental Fillings
  See: Heavy Metals (Toxicology)
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Dentistry View online View as PDF
Depression View online View as PDF
Diagnosis View online View as PDF
Diagnosis of Other Demyelinating Diseases View online View as PDF
Diets View online View as PDF

Diplopia (Double Vision)
  See: Visual Symptoms

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Disease Management
Consensus Statement—Summary
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Dizziness and Vertigo View online View as PDF
Dysesthesia
  See: Pain
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Dysphagia (Swallowing Problems) View online View as PDF
Early Intervention (Disease Management Consensus Statement—Summary) View online View as PDF
Emotional Aspects View online View as PDF
Epidemiology View online View as PDF
Equipment & Aids
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  ABLEDATA View online View as PDF
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Evening Primrose Oil
  See: Linoleic Acid
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Evoked Potentials View online View as PDF
Exacerbation View online View as PDF
Exercise View online View as PDF
Expanded Disability Status Scale View online View as PDF
Experimental Allergic Encephalomyelitis
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  Animals in MS Research
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Fatigue View online View as PDF
Flu Vaccine
  See: Vaccinations
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Gait (Walking Problems) View online View as PDF
Genetics View online View as PDF
Glatiramer Acetate (Copaxone®) View online View as PDF
Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) View online View as PDF
Headache View online View as PDF
Hearing Loss View online View as PDF
Health Professional Involved in MS Care View online View as PDF
Heat/Temperature View online View as PDF
Heavy Metals (Toxicology) View online View as PDF
HHV-6
  See: Viruses
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Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
  See: Menstrual Cycle and Menopause
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Hormones View online View as PDF
Immunoglobulin View online View as PDF

Incontinence
  See: Bladder Dysfunction

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Interferons View online View as PDF
Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) View online View as PDF
Itching View online View as PDF
Lhermitte's Sign
  See: Pain
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Linoleic Acid (Evening Primrose Oil) View online View as PDF

Lou Gehrig's Disease
  See: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

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Lyme Disease View online View as PDF
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) View online View as PDF
Marijuana View online View as PDF
Massage and Bodywork Therapy View online View as PDF
Medical Histories View online View as PDF
Memory Loss
  See: Cognitive Function
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Menstrual Cycle and Menopause View online View as PDF
Mercury
  See: Heavy Metals (Toxicology)
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Methotrexate
  See: Chemotherapy
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Mitoxantrone (Novantrone)
  See: Chemotherapy
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Monoclonal Antibodies View online View as PDF
Multiple Sclerosis, Pattern of Disease
  See: Prognosis
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Muscular Dystrophy View online View as PDF
Myelin View online View as PDF
Numbness View online View as PDF

Nystagmus
  See: Visual Symptoms

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Occupational Therapy View online View as PDF
Onset, Late View online View as PDF
Optic Neuritis View online View as PDF
Orphan Drugs View online View as PDF
Outlook for a Cure View online View as PDF
Pain View online View as PDF
Pattern of MS in Individuals
  See: Prognosis
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Pattern of MS in Populations
  See: Epidemiology
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Physical Therapy View online View as PDF
Placebo Response View online View as PDF
Plasmapheresis (Plasma Exchange) View online View as PDF
Population Studies
  See: Epidemiology
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Pregnancy View online View as PDF
Pressure Sores View online View as PDF
Prognosis View online View as PDF
Progressive Disease View online View as PDF
Rebif®
  See: Interferons
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Rehabilitation View online View as PDF

Relapse
  See: Exacerbation

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Research View online View as PDF
Research Funding View online View as PDF
Respiration View online View as PDF
Risk of Developing MS
  See: Genetics
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Seizures View online View as PDF
Sex Hormones
  See: Hormones
  See also: Menstrual Cycle
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Smoking View online View as PDF
Spasticity View online View as PDF
Speech and Swallowing Disorders View online View as PDF
Spinal Tap (Lumbar Puncture)
  See: Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)
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Surgery View online View as PDF
Swallowing Problems
  See: Dysphagia
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Symptoms View online View as PDF
T Cells View online View as PDF
Tissue Donors View online View as PDF
Trauma View online View as PDF
Tremor View online View as PDF
Trigeminal Neuralgia
  See: Pain
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Umbilical Cord Blood Donation View online View as PDF
Vaccinations View online View as PDF

Vertigo
  See: Dizziness and Vertigo

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Viruses View online View as PDF
Visual Loss View online View as PDF
Visual Symptoms View online View as PDF
Vitamin Therapy View online View as PDF
Walking
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From the Multiple Sclerosis Information Sourcebook, produced by the Information Resource Center and Library of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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