Types of Multiple sclerosis
- Relapsing remitting MS:- This is the most common form of multiple sclerosis affecting the nervous system. It constitutes around 85% of all the patients diagnosed with MS.
- Secondary progressive MS:- the symptoms worsen badly and fast over period of time in this type, it can occur with or without relapse and remission. People who are known cases of RRMS a have partial SPMS as well.
- Primary progressive MS:- This type is not quite common and occurs in about 10% of the people with multiple sclerosis.
- Progressive relapsing MS:- It is characterized but steadily worsening disease state with acute relapse but no remission.
Symptoms of MS
Patients of multiple sclerosis suffers from fatigue, they face difficulty in walking, vision problems, uncontrolled bladder, muscle stiffness, problems with balance and cognitive disorders. Patient suffering from multiple sclerosis suffers from both physiological and psychological disorders. So it’s a deadly problem that needs to be tackled soon to get out of it. The symptoms usually occur between the age group 20-40 and the initial problems are vision problems.
As such there is no absolute cure and treatment of multiple sclerosis but it is being treated symptomatically. There are three forms of beta interferon’s known for curbing the symptoms. Also corticosteroids are the drug of choice for reducing nerve inflammation. Steroids like prednisolone and intravenous methyl prednisolone are generally prescribed by the doctors to reduce inflammation of the nerves. Other group is plasma exchange known as plasmapheresis is being used to remove plasma from the blood cells. Then the blood cells are mixed with albumin to reduce the symptoms. For avoiding relapse beta interferons are used.
We have many neuro physicians who are capable of tackling the situation in an effective manner. India is rich in medical industry and hence we have a number of great doctors in good hospitals are cost effective rates. We understand the importance of time and life hence we try to hard for cheaper medical facilities. Hence India is known for cheapest and excellent medical facilities in the world.