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Werdnig-Hoffman Disease

Introduction: Werdnig-Hoffman Disease

Description of Werdnig-Hoffman Disease

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease (medical condition): A rare condition characterized by progressive degeneration...more »

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Spinal Muscular Atrophy:
  »Introduction: Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  »Symptoms of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  »Treatments for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: A hereditary disorder that is a severe form of spinal muscular atrophy which occurs in infants. The baby usually die by the age of 20 months.

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: Related Topics

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Werdnig-Hoffman Disease as a Disease

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: Another name for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  »Symptoms of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  »Treatments for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: Related Diseases

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: Werdnig-Hoffman Disease is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Werdnig-Hoffman Disease (Spinal Muscular Atrophy)

Some of the symptoms of Werdnig-Hoffman Disease incude:

Treatments for Werdnig-Hoffman Disease (Spinal Muscular Atrophy)

Treatments for Werdnig-Hoffman Disease (Spinal Muscular Atrophy) include:

Treatment of Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: For more treatment information about Werdnig-Hoffman Disease, see treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (Werdnig-Hoffman Disease)

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: Article Excerpts about Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology (Excerpt)

Death of spinal motor neurons and subsequent muscle paralysis characterize Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a hereditary...(Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)

NINDS Spinal Muscular Atrophy Information Page: NINDS (Excerpt)

Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic, motor neuron disease characterized by wasting of the skeletal muscles... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Spinal Muscular Atrophy Information Page: NINDS)

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