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What is Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5?

What is Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5?

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: A generally fatal, inherited progressive disease where destruction of motor nerves in the spinal cord and brain stem cause progressive muscle weakness and wasting. Type 6 is characterized adolescent onset of symptoms with progression varying between 1 and 20 years. It occurs in an autosomal recessive pattern of inheritance.

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: Introduction

Types of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5:

Broader types of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5:

What causes Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5?

Causes of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: see causes of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5

What are the symptoms of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5?

Symptoms of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: see symptoms of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5

Onset of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: under 25 years of age

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5.
Treatments for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: see treatments for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5

Name and Aliases of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5

Main name of condition: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5

Other names or spellings for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5:

FALS 5, familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 5

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5: Related Conditions

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