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Dr. Ilana Katz-Sand: “World MS Day”

  • WNBC
  • New York, NY
  • (May 15, 2015)

Ilana Katz-Sand, MD, assistant professor of Neurology at The Mount Sinai Hospital, and Michele Tolson, Walk MS New York City participant, sit down with Janice Huff to talk about World MS Day, which is on May 27. “Multiple Sclerosis is an autoimmune disease which is when the immune system improperly gets activated and attacks a part of the body. In the case of MS that means attacking the nervous system,” says Dr. Katz-Sand, “Patients can have all kinds of neurological symptoms related to where those areas are that are getting attacked.” Learn more