Welcome to R.P.T.'s physical therapy's resource about multiple sclerosis (MS). The following is an educational overview of MS and common treatment options.
Mutiple sclerosis gets its name from the damaged areas that develop scar tissue. There is "mutiple areas of scarring" and therefore "multiple sclerosis." Damage to areas of the central nervous system (CNS) might produce different neurological symptoms that will vary among those with MS in terms of type and severity.