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Could minor surgery cause signs of multiple sclerosis exacerbation, such as clumsiness, dizziness, and muscle spasms?


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Multiple Sclerosis
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People will frequently relate onset of symptoms to certain life events (surgery, car accident, etc). It is not clear if there is cause and effect, but we know that stress can affect the immune system. There is also some work to suggest that MS patients may have exacerbations more frequently when under stress than not.

So call your neurologist and discuss what is happening.

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