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How are vision problems related to multiple sclerosis?

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Problems with your eyes tend to be one of the first symptoms of multiple sclerosis. They usually affect only one eye and go away on their own. Your sight may be blurry, gray, or have a dark spot in the center. You may suddenly have eye pain and temporary vision loss.

SOURCES:

Cedars-Sinai: "Multiple Sclerosis."

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America.

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.

Murphy, M. Medicine and Health, Rhode Island, February 2008.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on September 26, 2020

SOURCES:

Cedars-Sinai: "Multiple Sclerosis."

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America.

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.

Murphy, M. Medicine and Health, Rhode Island, February 2008.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on September 26, 2020

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