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The pattern of symptoms of MS is especially multifaceted and individually different. It depends on which parts of the central nervous system are affected.

The symptoms may change during the course of disease of each patient. There is no general scheme into which the disease signs could be arranged.

However not every of the following symptoms necessarily has to be ascribed to MS. But if you recognize one or more of these symptoms, you should consider them and consult a doctor to be on the safe side. This brings certainty. Finally it may be a disease mechanism which is relatively simple and easy to affect and not necessarily MS.
The inflammation of the visual nerve is among the most frequently so called initial symptoms. It
occurs in 20-30% of the MS-cases. Up to 80% of all patients who have an inflammation of the visual nerve develop MS-symptoms within a period of 15 years. If both eyes are simultaneous affected by an inflammation of the visual nerve, it is very seldom that the clinical picture of MS develops.
To one of the most, in the early phase occurring and especially hard to classifying symptoms count the
common abnormal fatigue, diminished capacity and easy to elicit exhaustion conditions. Especially if no other symptoms appear, these indications are usually not ascribed to an organic affection of the nervous system.
Another common problem in the beginning is the emotional interference of different quality, intensity and
spread over the body. This diminishment or falsification of contact sentiences express itself as a kind of “glove-“ or “stocking-feeling” reps. in a sentience as if you have cotton batting under your sole of foot.
In many cases pain is described as a symptom, whereas real pain symptoms like the trigeminal
neuralgia play a huge role. Sometimes “only” both hands are affected, in other cases general pain symptoms affect the whole body.
Other typical paresthesias are::
prickle and scrabble
falling asleep extremities
sense of heat and wetness all-over
interferences in the warm-cold-sensation
“Bandaged extremities”, “cincture sensation around the body” or “armor around the body” are to be seen
as typical distortion of perception. Often the sense of position and the sense of vibration are affected
About 1/3 of the patients feel surge-like perceptions along the backbone up to the extremities when
bending the head.
On about 50% of the patients a disturbance of balance is noticed in the early phase of MS. It varies
from dithering or staggering movements over distinct shambling to acute seizures of vertigo.
Interferences of the bladder function are as well classified to the early phase of the disease,
whereas several times in an hour a compulsive urinary urge is noticeable. Later interferences in the deflation are developed which may conduct in anuresis or in incontinence.
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