is there anyone out there with both ms and arthritis i am riddled with arthritis hands feet hips elbows knees was on a really great med called remicide had to stop as went numb and a lesion found on spinal cord at neck heght through mri could i have ms as well? am going through tests just now awaiting results driving my thoughts nuts.
Lesions on the spinal cord in the neck area is generally associated with MS. Yes, you can have both and since they are both autoimmune, you can have several of these illnesses. I'm not a doctor, live with a wife who was diagnosed with Lupus, Epilepsy, MS, Sjorgrens, Hyperthyroidism and not sure of what else. Many of the folks in our MS Support Group have arthiritis as well.
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