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Multiple Sclerosis Health Center

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Early diagnosis is important, since treatment can slow the disease. In these articles, learn about testing to diagnose MS -- and questions to ask your doctor.


There is no single test that is proof-positive for diagnosing multiple sclerosis. Read more about it.

This article will help ensure that you get the answers you need. Click here.


It’s not the sole test used to diagnose MS, but MRI is a giant step in confirming a diagnosis. Click here to learn more.

Spinal fluid analysis holds important clues in diagnosis. Learn more at this link.

This painless test measures electrical activity in the brain to help diagnose MS. Click here for a brief overview.

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