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Prognosis of Monomelic Amyotrophy

Prognosis for Monomelic Amyotrophy: The symptoms of MMA usually progress slowly for one to two years before reaching a plateau, then remain stable for many years. Disability is generally slight. Occasionally, the weakness progresses to the opposite limb. There is also a slowly progressive variant of MMA known as O'Sullivan-McLeod syndrome, which affects the small muscles of the hand and forearm and has a slowly progressive course. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Monomelic Amyotrophy Information Page: NINDS) ...see also Overview of Monomelic Amyotrophy

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The 'prognosis' of Monomelic Amyotrophy usually refers to the likely outcome of Monomelic Amyotrophy. The prognosis of Monomelic Amyotrophy may include the duration of Monomelic Amyotrophy, chances of complications of Monomelic Amyotrophy, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Monomelic Amyotrophy, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Monomelic Amyotrophy. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.

 

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