How is multiple sclerosis diagnosed?
There is no single diagnostic test used for multiple sclerosis. Instead, diagnosis is based on lesions (scarring) found in the brain or spinal cord by MRI scans and assessment of neurological signs and symptoms.
Author: Nikki Wallis
First answered: 16 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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