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peediedj67
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relapses

Post by peediedj67 » Wed Jul 24, 2013 10:38 am

hi i have been feeling ill on and off for 2-3 years been tested for diabetes,glucose,ecg etc,going soon to hospital for a mri, on average how often does a ms relapses take place? every week,every month twice a year?

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Re: relapses

Post by MarkLavelle » Wed Jul 24, 2013 4:03 pm

MS relapses can occur as often as a few times per year or as rarely as every 15 years. No one can predict the course of MS for a specific individual.

If you think you have reasons to suspect MS, you should discuss it with your PCP and get a referral to a neurologist. The live ones are generally much better than Dr. Google... :wink:

RRMS dx 3/3/11; Copaxone since 12/1/11

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Re: relapses

Post by peediedj67 » Wed Jul 24, 2013 8:58 pm

i ask as every 2-3 weeks i feel crap and just wondered if it was ms

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Re: relapses

Post by BadKittyCat » Thu Jul 25, 2013 9:20 am

I believe it would be less frequent that 2 or 3 weeks... talk to a dr, as there are more symptoms than feeling bad.

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Re: relapses

Post by peediedj67 » Thu Jul 25, 2013 12:00 pm

BadKittyCat wrote:I believe it would be less frequent that 2 or 3 weeks... talk to a dr, as there are more symptoms than feeling bad.
ah right got more feeling other than feeling crapy,and also my left hand started shaking today :(

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