multiple sclerosis definition

  • noun:
    • A chronic autoimmune illness of this central nervous system in which gradual destruction of myelin does occur in patches for the mind or spinal-cord or both, interfering using the nerve paths and causing muscular weakness, reduced coordination, and speech and artistic disruptions.
    • A chronic disease associated with the mind and back characterized by alterations in feeling, aesthetic dilemmas, weakness, despair, difficulties with coordination and address, reduced flexibility and disability.
    • a chronic progressive nervous disorder involving losing myelin sheath around particular nerve fibers

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