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My first symptoms were balance issues when I would change direction suddenly. At first I thought that I had vertigo. The Primary Care Physician that I was seeing sent me to a cardiologist. I felt like I was wasting my time, so I saw a different doctor and he referred me to a neurologist. She suggested that I have an MRI. After the MRI, the neurologist said that the results could indicate a few diseases and the only way to confirm that it was MS was to have a spinal tap. One year later, I had the spinal tap which confirmed that I had MS. That was April 15, 2010.


Type of MS Primary-Progressive MS (PPMS)
First experienced symptoms2008
First Diagnosed 2010
Symptoms Fatigue, Numbness, Walking (Gait), Balance, & Coordination Problems, Speech Disorders
Treatments Copaxone, Tysabri


Living Well with MS Employment and education
Getting Involved Challenge Walk, Volunteering
Research Research news
Hobbies and other interestsReading and writing.

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