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Possible Rule Outs For Multiple sclerosis - Rule Outs


List of current finding(s):

Infectious Disorders (Specific Agent)
Lyme disease
Syphilitic spastic paraplegia (Erb)
Tropical spastic paraparesis
Allergic, Collagen, Auto-Immune Disorders
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDIP)
Metabolic, Storage Disorders
Leukodystrophy/Arylsufatase deficiency
Congenital, Developmental Disorders
Hereditary, Familial, Genetic Disorders
MoyaMoya disease
Paraplegia, spastic hereditary
Schilder disease/Adrenoleukodystrophy
MELAS Encephalopathy
Optic atrophy, hereditary, of Leber
Usage, Degenerative, Necrosis, Age Related Disorders
Binswanger's dementia
Metachromatic leukodystrophy
Optica neuromyelitis/Devic disease
Balo Disease/Concentric Sclerosis
Vegetative, Autonomic, Endocrine Disorders
Menieres disease
Myasthenia gravis
Reference to Organ System
Combined system disease/pernicious an.
Transverse myelitis, subacute
cerebrospinal sclerosis, Disseminated sclerosis, DS Disseminated sclerosis, Generalised multiple sclerosis, Generalized multiple sclerosis, Generalized multiple sclerosis (disorder), insular sclerosis, MS, MS (Multiple Sclerosis), MS Multiple sclerosis, Multiple sclerosis (disorder), sclerosis cerebrospinal, SCLEROSIS DISSEMINATED, SCLEROSIS INSULAR, SCLEROSIS MULTIPLE

balance issues

abnormal gait

cannot walk without walker with wheels

leg spasms

stiff thigh muscles

pins and needles in mainly left foot, and left arm

fasticulations in legs and arms

very brisk reflexes


extreme difficulty getting up from chair or bed

fell to floor could not get up

lower back pain


eye pain

even with walker can only go short distance

arms feel very heavy at times

my walking is so very slow and painful

cannot get up stairs, left foot has to be dragged up to step


External Links Related to Multiple sclerosis - Rule Outs
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)