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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 of the spinal and...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.

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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...(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 caused by ... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Spinal Muscular Atrophy Information Page: NINDS)

Werdnig-Hoffman Disease: Related Disease Topics

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