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Death Statistics for Types of Neuromuscular conditions

Deaths and Neuromuscular conditions:

This section presents information about the death rate statistics for the various types of Neuromuscular conditions.

Death Statistics for Types of Neuromuscular conditions

Disease

Death Rate Estimate

US deaths estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

Cardiomyopathy -- hypotonia -- lactic acidosis N/A N/A No information
Spastic Paraplegia 42, Autosomal Dominant N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 6 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 18 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 27 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 19 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 28 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 29 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 4 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 16 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 25 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 30, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 32, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 33, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy sensory spastic paraplegia N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 3, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, X-linked recessive, 2 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 4, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 8, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 9, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2AII N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1A N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1B N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2B N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1C N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4A N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2C N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1D N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2D N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1E N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4C N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2E N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1F N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2G N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4E N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4F N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2H N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4G N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia type 5A, recessive N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2I N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4H N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia type 5B, recessive N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2J N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type 2 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2A N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type 4 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, demyelinating, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth, demyelinating, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, X-linked N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type 1 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2L N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 11 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 20 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 12 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 21 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 1 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 13 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 22 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 14 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 23 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 3 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 15 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 24 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 5 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 17 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 26 N/A N/A No information
Progressive Spinobulbar muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
Kennedy Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Spinal Muscular Atrophy N/A N/A 1 per 6,000 - 10,000 people suffer from spinal muscular atrophy, Genetics Home Reference website
Spinal Muscular Atrophy type I N/A N/A No information
Spinal Muscular Atrophy type II N/A N/A No information
Spinal Muscular Atrophy type III N/A N/A No information
Fasciculations N/A N/A No information
Adult SMA N/A N/A No information
Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Becker Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, Duchenne and Becker type N/A N/A 1 per 3,500 - 5,000 male newborns suffer from muscular dystrophy, Duchenne and Becker types, Genetics Home Reference website
Adult progressive spinal muscular atrophy, Aran Duchenne type N/A N/A No information
Becker's muscular dystrophy (BMD) N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal recessive, type 2K N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal dominant, type 1F N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal dominant, type 1G N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle -- mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1B N/A N/A No information
Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1A N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2B N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1C N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2C N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1D N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2D N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1E N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 2 N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2E N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2F N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 4 N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2G N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 5 N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2H N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2I N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb girdle N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, Machado-Joseph type I N/A N/A No information
Myopathy, limb-girdle, with bone fragility N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle type 2M N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy limb girdle type 2A, Erb type N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal recessive, type 2H N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal recessive, type 2B N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb girdle, autosomal recessive, type 2A N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, autosomal recessive, type 2E N/A N/A No information
Myasthenia, Limb-Girdle, with Tubular Aggregates N/A N/A No information
Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Type 3 N/A N/A No information
Limb-girdle Muscular Dystropy type 1B N/A N/A No information
Parkinson's disease dementia, familial N/A N/A No information
Autosomal recessive limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, type 2G N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy limb-girdle (generic term) N/A N/A No information
Primary Parkinsonism N/A N/A No information
Genetic Parkinson disease N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease, genetic types N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 4, autosomal dominant, Lewy body N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 7, autosomal recessive, early-onset N/A N/A No information
Dystonia musculorum deformans type 1 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, X-linked, 2 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 2, X-linked N/A N/A No information
Dystonia musculorum deformans type 2 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, X-linked, 3 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, X-linked, 1 N/A N/A No information
Ophtalmoplegia myalgia tubular aggregates N/A N/A No information
Opthalmoplegia progressive external scoliosis N/A N/A No information
Proximal spinal muscular atrophy, type IV N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy, Adult form N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 7, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK7) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 4, autosomal dominant Lewy body (PARK4) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 11 (PARK11) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 13 (PARK13) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 5 (PARK5) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 9 (PARK9) N/A N/A No information
Alzheimer disease, familial, 3, with spastic paraparesis and unusual plaques N/A N/A No information
Alzheimer disease, familial, 3, with spastic paraparesis and apraxia N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic Parkinson's disease N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease, familial, type 1 (PARK1) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 2, autosomal recessive juvenile (PARK2) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 10 (PARK10) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 12 (PARK12) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 8 (PARK8) N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 3, autosomal dominant Lewy body (PARK3) N/A N/A No information
Mitochondrial Parkinson's disease N/A N/A No information
Bell's Palsy N/A N/A No information
Parkinson's Disease approx 1 in 272 or 0.37% or 1 million people in USA 1 million people (unreliable estimate) 1 million people (unreliable estimate)
Paralysis N/A N/A 9 per 1000 - NHIS95 (paralysis of extremeties complete/partial)
Paraplegia N/A N/A No information
Opththalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 1 N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 2 N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 3 N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 4 N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 5 N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 6 N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy 7 N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy 5 N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy 4 N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy 3 N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy 2 N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy 1 N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, 11 N/A N/A No information
Hypoactive deep tendon reflexes N/A N/A No information
Hyperreflexia N/A N/A No information
Hyperreflexia in children N/A N/A No information
Autosomal recessive spastic paraplegia, type 11 N/A N/A No information
Decreased reflex response N/A N/A No information
Decreased reflexes N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (generic term) N/A N/A No information
Primary dystonia N/A N/A No information
Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis N/A N/A No information
Congenital Myasthenia Gravis N/A N/A No information
Transient Neonatal Myasthenia Gravis N/A N/A No information
Generalized Myasthenia Gravis N/A N/A No information
Ocular Myasthenia Gravis N/A N/A No information
Myasthenia, Familial Infantile, 1 N/A N/A No information
Myasthenia Gravis with Thymus Hyperplasia N/A N/A No information
Myasthenia, Congenital, Refractory to Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors N/A N/A No information
Deposition diseases related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Tension myositis related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Sleep disturbance related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Major depressive disorder related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
SLE related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Rheumatoid arthritis related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Epstein Barr virus related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Secondary Fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Primary Fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis N/A N/A 4-8 per 1000,000 people suffer from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis worldwide, Genetics Home Reference website
Myasthenia Gravis N/A N/A about 5 per 100,000 to 14 per 100,000 (NWHIC)
Neonatal myasthenia N/A N/A No information
Fibromyalgia N/A N/A 3.7 million Americans (NIAMS)
Tropical Spastic Paraparesis N/A N/A No information
Guillain-Barre Syndrome N/A N/A about 1 in 100,000 (NWHIC)
Spastic paraparesis N/A N/A No information
Batten Disease N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 3, Juvenile N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 4 N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 6, late infantile N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 8, northern epilepsy variant N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 5 N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 7 N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 8 N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 9 N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 10 N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 1, infantile N/A N/A No information
Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 2, late infantile type N/A N/A No information
Santavuori Disease N/A N/A No information
Bielschowsky disease N/A N/A No information
Primary Lateral Sclerosis N/A N/A rare
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy N/A N/A rare
Phosphoglycerate Kinase Deficiency N/A N/A No information
Carnitine Deficiency Syndromes N/A N/A No information
Carnitine Palmitoyl Transferase II Deficiency N/A N/A No information
Carnitine Palmitoyl Transferase I Deficiency N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, X-linked recessive, 4 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 6, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, X-linked recessive, 5 N/A N/A No information
Sixth nerve palsy N/A N/A No information
Paresis N/A N/A No information
Upper motor neuron lesions like hyperactive DTRs in the legs N/A N/A No information
Extraocular muscle palsies N/A N/A No information
Oculomotor palsy N/A N/A No information
Gullian-Barre-like hyporeflexia N/A N/A No information
Hereditary Congenital Facial Paresis II N/A N/A No information
Hereditary Congenital Facial Paresis 2 N/A N/A No information
Hereditary Congenital Facial Paresis I N/A N/A No information
Hereditary Congenital Facial Paresis N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease -- deafness N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder N/A N/A 150,000 people are affected by Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease in the US, Genetics Home Reference website
Charcot disease N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2K N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease with ptosis and parkinsonism N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 1 aplasia cutis congenital N/A N/A No information
Torsion dystonia 7 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2B1 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2B2 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4B1 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4B2 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2AI N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, dominant intermediate 1 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, dominant intermediate 2 N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, dominant intermediate 3 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia type 1, X-linked N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 4B2, with early-onset glaucoma N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease with pyramidal features, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease deafness recessive type N/A N/A No information
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 2F N/A N/A No information
Autosomal Dominant Charcot-Marie-Tooth with hearing loss N/A N/A No information
Spastic Paraplegia 18, Autosomal Recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 11, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 23 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 17 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 20, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 14, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 15, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 25, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 26, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 16, X-linked N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 10, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 12, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 13, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 19, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 29, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 7, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 39, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia 31, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Parkinsonism, early onset with mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Cerebral Palsy N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 7 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 8 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, 9 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 2, juvenile N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 4, juvenile N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, type 6 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 1 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 2 N/A N/A familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 2 has been reported in only a few families, Genetics Home Reference website
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 3 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 4 N/A N/A familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 4 has been reported in only a few families, Genetics Home Reference website
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 5 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 6 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 7 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial type 8 N/A N/A familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 4 has been reported in only a few families, Genetics Home Reference website
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, familial N/A N/A 10% of all cases of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are familial, Genetics Home Reference website
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 1 N/A N/A 3% of sporadic cases of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are type 1, Genetics Home Reference website
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-parkinsonism/dementia complex 2 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-parkinsonism-dementia complex N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 3 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 5 N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 6 N/A N/A No information
Glycogen storage disease type 2 N/A N/A No information
Infantile parkinsonism N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 3 N/A N/A No information
Congenital Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease, juvenile, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Spinal bulbar motor neuropathy N/A N/A No information
Erb's dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Mental retardation, X-linked -- hypotonia -- facial dysmorphism -- aggressive behavior N/A N/A No information
Mental retardation, X-linked -- corpus callosum agenesis -- spastic quadriparesis N/A N/A No information
Proximal spinal muscular atrophy, type 3 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease, familial, Type 1 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 12 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 13 N/A N/A No information
Ocular Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Deafness conductive stapedial ear malformation facial palsy N/A N/A No information
Parkinsonism, early-onset -- mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 3 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 9 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 8 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive, recessive early-onset N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 10 N/A N/A No information
Parkinson disease 11 N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 6, torsion N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 2 N/A N/A No information
Mental retardation, X-linked -- hypotonia -- recurrent Infections N/A N/A No information
Mental retardation -- hypotonia -- skin hyperpigmentation N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive, with axonal neuropathy N/A N/A No information
Ophthalmoplegia, progressive external -- scoliosis N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia epilepsy mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Mental retardation -- skeletal dysplasia -- abducens palsy N/A N/A No information
Microcephaly with spastic quadriplegia N/A N/A No information
Mental retardation, X-linked -- dystonia -- dysarthria N/A N/A No information
Macrostomia -- preauricular tags -- external ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 7 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, autosomal recessive 9 N/A N/A No information
Fronto-temporal dementia and Parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 (FTDP-17) N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic facial palsy N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 8 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, X-linked, 5 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia -- dysmorphism N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia with axonal neuropathy, type 2 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, X-linked, type 4 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar Ataxia 9 N/A N/A No information
Myotonic Dystrophy N/A N/A Type I myotonic dystrophy accounts for 98% of all cases of myotonic dystrophy, Genetics Home Reference website
Friedreich's ataxia N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar Ataxia N/A N/A No information
Progressive external ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Alternating Hemiplegia N/A N/A rare
Motor neuron diseases N/A N/A No information
Dystonias N/A N/A No information
Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia N/A N/A No information
Progressive muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
Quadriplegia N/A N/A No information
Torsion dystonia, X-linked N/A N/A No information
Neurosyphilis -- general paresis N/A N/A No information
Hereditary spastic paralysis, infantile onset ascending N/A N/A No information
Friedreich ataxia N/A N/A estimated 1 per 40,000 people are affected by Friedreich ataxia, Genetics Home Reference website
Spinal muscular atrophy, type 3 N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory distress 1 N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy type 2 N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy, type I, with congenital bone fractures N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy, Ryukyuan type N/A N/A No information
Athetoid Cerebral Palsy N/A N/A No information
Mixed Cerebral Palsy N/A N/A No information
Cerebral Palsy, Ataxic, Autosomal Recessive N/A N/A No information
Cerebral Palsy, Spastic Quadriplegic, 1 N/A N/A No information
Cerebral Palsy, Spastic Quadriplegic, 2 N/A N/A No information
Cerebral Palsy, Spastic Quadriplegic, 3 N/A N/A No information
Down's syndrome-like hypotonia N/A N/A No information
Extraocular motor nerve palsies N/A N/A No information
Chvostek's sign N/A N/A No information
Opisthotonos N/A N/A No information
Infantile onset spinocerebellar ataxia N/A N/A No information
Juvenile-onset dystonia N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, X-linked, 4 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, Machado-Joseph type IV N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, Machado-Joseph type III N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia 10 N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, Machado-Joseph type II N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia, Machado-Joseph type V N/A N/A No information
Spinocerebellar ataxia -- amyotrophy -- deafness N/A N/A No information
Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Adult-Onset N/A N/A No information
Torsion dystonia, autosomal recessive N/A N/A No information
Proximal spinal muscular atrophy, type 4 N/A N/A No information
Proximal spinal muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
Congenital benign spinal muscular atrophy dominant N/A N/A No information
Pontocerebellar hypoplasia with infantile spinal muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
Arthrogryposis -- spinal muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
Progressive spinal muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy -- Dandy-Walker complex -- cataracts N/A N/A No information
SPG N/A N/A No information
Spinal muscular atrophy, scapuloperoneal N/A N/A No information
Proximal spinal muscular atrophy, type 1 N/A N/A No information
Focal dystonia N/A N/A No information
Muscle Hypertonia N/A N/A No information
Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 15, myoclonic N/A N/A No information
Myotonic dystrophy type 3 N/A N/A No information
Congenital myotonic dystrophy N/A N/A 5 per 100 000 people suffer from myotonic dystrophy in the US
Myotonic dystrophy, type 2 N/A N/A No information
Proximal myotonic dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 4, Torsion, Autosomal Dominant N/A N/A No information
Opthalmoplegia -- mental retardation -- lingua scrotalis N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy, hereditary motor and sensory, LOM type N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy, hereditary motor and sensory, Okinawa type N/A N/A No information
Dejerine-Sottas Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Hypertrophic neuropathy of Dejerine-Sottas N/A N/A No information
Dejerine-Sottas disease N/A N/A No information
Wieacker-Wolff Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia nephritis deafness N/A N/A No information
Radioulnar synostosis mental retardation hypotonia N/A N/A No information
Primary lateral sclerosis, adult N/A N/A No information
Hereditary carnitine deficiency myopathy N/A N/A No information
Neuronopathy, distal, autosomal recessive, 3 N/A N/A No information
Dystonia with cerebellar atrophy N/A N/A No information
Allan-Herndon-Dudley Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Epidermolysa bullosa simplex and limb girdle muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Congenital ichthyosis, microcephalus, quadriplegia N/A N/A No information
Arthrogryposis due to muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Arthrogryposis -- ophthalmoplegia -- retinopathy N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 12 N/A N/A No information
Dystonia musculorum deforms 4 N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 13, torsion N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 14 N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 3, torsion, X-linked N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 7, torsion N/A N/A No information
Dystonia 1, Torsion, Autosomal Dominant N/A N/A No information
Dystonia Musculorum Deformans 1 N/A N/A No information
Dystonia, Dopa-Responsive, Due to Sepiapterin Reductase Deficiency N/A N/A No information
Optic atrophy -- ophthalmoplegia -- ptosis -- deafness -- myopathy N/A N/A No information
Optic atrophy opthalmoplegia ptosis deafness myopia N/A N/A No information
Deafness, Conductive Stapedial, With Ear Malformation and Facial Palsy N/A N/A No information
Hypotonia, Seizures and Precocious Puberty N/A N/A No information
Congenital SMA with arthrogryposis N/A N/A rare
Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Friedreich ataxia -- congenital glaucoma N/A N/A No information
Ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Hereditary inclusion body myopathy -- joint contractures -- ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Scapuloperoneal amyotrophy N/A N/A No information
Amyotrophy, neurogenic scapuloperoneal, New England type N/A N/A No information
Scapuloperoneal syndrome, neurogenic, Kaeser type N/A N/A No information
Scapuloperoneal myopathy, MYH7-related N/A N/A No information
Brody myopathy N/A N/A No information
Myopathy -- ophthalmoplegia -- hypoacousia -- areflexia N/A N/A No information
Myopathy congenital multicore with external ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Minicore myopathy with external ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Desmin related myopathy N/A N/A No information
Hereditary carnitine deficiency syndrome, myopathic N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy N/A N/A No information
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase II deficiency, myopathic N/A N/A No information
Nemalin myopathy, late onset type N/A N/A No information
Nemaline myopathy, early onset type N/A N/A No information
Landouzy-Dejerine muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Fukuyama type muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy, X-linked N/A N/A estimated 1 per 100,000 people suffer from X-linked Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy, Genetics Home Reference website
Muscular dystrophy, proximal, autosomal dominant, late onset type N/A N/A No information
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy, dominant type N/A N/A No information
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 1a N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy congenital, merosin negative N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, congenital, infantile with cataract -- hypogonadism N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, congenital, merosin-positive N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy -- white matter spongiosis N/A N/A No information
Scleroatonic muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Ophthalmoplegic Muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Muscular Dystrophy -- Late Onset N/A N/A No information
Hypotonic sclerotic muscular dystrophy N/A N/A No information
Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy, congenital, type 1C N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy -- congenital infantile cataract -- hypogonadism N/A N/A No information
Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy -- Sensorineural Hearing Loss N/A N/A No information
Muscular Dystrophy, Emery Dreifuss N/A N/A No information
Muscular dystrophy congenital, with integrin deficiency N/A N/A No information
Ceroid storage disease N/A N/A No information
Decreased ankle and knee reflexes N/A N/A No information
Nephronophthisis familial, adult -- spastic quadriparesis N/A N/A No information
Limb dystonia N/A N/A No information
Torsion dystonia with onset in infancy N/A N/A No information
Benign congenital hypotonia N/A N/A No information
Paramyotonia congenita N/A N/A less than 1 per 100,000 people are affected by paramyotonia congenital, Genetics Home Reference website
Progressive External Opthhalmoplegia, Autosomal Dominant, 5 N/A N/A No information
Progressive External Opthhalmoplegia, Autosomal Dominant, 4 N/A N/A No information
Progressive External Opthhalmoplegia, Autosomal Dominant, 3 N/A N/A No information
Progressive External Opthhalmoplegia, Autosomal Dominant, 2 N/A N/A No information
Progressive External Opthhalmoplegia, Autosomal Dominant, 1 N/A N/A No information
Progressive External Opthhalmoplegia, Autosomal Dominant N/A N/A No information
Roussy-Levy hereditary areflexic dystasia N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy, distal hereditary motor, Jerash type N/A N/A No information
Progressive supranuclear palsy, atypical N/A N/A No information
Spastic tetraplegic -- cerebral palsy N/A N/A No information
Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic N/A N/A No information
Machado-Joseph Disease N/A N/A rare
Kearns-Sayre Syndrome N/A N/A rare
Erb's Palsy N/A N/A No information
Anotia -- facial palsy -- cardiac defect N/A N/A No information
Hypotonia, congenital nystagmus, ataxia and abnormal auditory brainstem response N/A N/A No information
Cerebellar ataxia, infantile with progressive external ophthalmoplegia N/A N/A No information
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase deficiency N/A N/A No information
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase 2 deficiency N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia glaucoma precocious puberty N/A N/A No information
Hereditary carnitine deficiency N/A N/A No information
Torsion dystonia N/A N/A No information
Juvenile primary lateral sclerosis N/A N/A only a few cases of juvenile primary lateral sclerosis have been reported, Genetics Home Reference website
Muxcle Phosphoglycerate mutase deficiency N/A N/A No information
Muscle phosphoglycerate kinase deficiency N/A N/A No information
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase 1 deficiency N/A N/A less than 50 people suffer from Jervell and Lange-Nielsen syndrome worldwide, Genetics Home Reference website
Hereditary carnitine deficiency syndrome, systemic N/A N/A No information
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase II deficiency, lethal neonatal form N/A N/A the lethal neonatal form of carnitine palitoyl transferase II deficiency has been reported in 10 families, Genetics Home Reference website
Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency N/A N/A No information
Hereditary carnitine deficiency syndrome N/A N/A No information
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase II deficiency, infantile hepatocardiomuscular type N/A N/A the infantile hepatocardiomusucular form of carnitine palmitoyl transferase II deficiency has been reported in 10 families, Genetics Home Reference website
Carnitine transporter deficiency N/A N/A 1 per 40,000 newborns suffer from primary carnitine deficiency in Japan, Genetics Home Reference website
Phosphoglycerate kinase 1 deficiency N/A N/A No information
Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency type A N/A N/A No information
Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency type C N/A N/A No information
Sixth nerve palsy, benign N/A N/A No information
Hypotonia-cystinuria syndrome N/A N/A No information
Cerebellar ataxia -- areflexia -- pes cavus -- optic atrophy -- sensorineural hearing loss N/A N/A No information
Cerebellar ataxia, areflexia, pes cavus, optic atrophy and sensorinural hearing loss N/A N/A No information
Developmental malformations -- deafness -- dystonia N/A N/A No information
Oppenheim's dystonia N/A N/A No information
Myasthenia, familial N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic dystonia DYT1 N/A N/A No information
Congenital myasthenic syndromes N/A N/A No information
Paraplegia -- brachydactyly -- cone-shaped epiphysis N/A N/A No information
Dystrophia myotonica 1 N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia with precocious puberty N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraparesis deafness N/A N/A No information
Lower motor neuron weakness N/A N/A No information
Upper motor neuron weakness N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy, distal hereditary motor N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy, distal hereditary motor, type VIIA N/A N/A No information
Polyradiculoneuropathy N/A N/A No information
Neuropathy, distal hereditary motor, type III N/A N/A No information
Congenital hypomyelination neuropathy N/A N/A No information
Corpus callosum agenesis-neuropathy N/A N/A No information
Giant axonal neuropathy N/A N/A No information
Sensory ataxic neuropathy, dysarthria, and ophthalmoparesis N/A N/A No information
Myoclonic dystonia N/A N/A No information
Infantile axonal neuropathy N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma N/A N/A No information
Facial paresis, hereditary, congenital N/A N/A No information
Torsion dystonia, autosomal dominant N/A N/A No information
Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis N/A N/A rare - because of the rarity of measles due to vaccination programs.
Stiff-Person Syndrome N/A N/A rare
Alternating hemiplegia of childhood N/A N/A No information
Isaacs syndrome N/A N/A No information
Spastic quadriplegia -- retinitis pigmentosa -- mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Spinal atrophy -- ophthalmoplegia -- pyramidal syndrome N/A N/A No information
Spastic diplegia, infantile type N/A N/A No information
Macrocephaly, mental retardation, short stature, spastic paraplegia and CNS malformations N/A N/A No information
Opthalmoplegia -- myalgia -- tubular aggregates N/A N/A No information
Recurrent peripheral facial palsy N/A N/A No information
Coarse face -- hypotonia -- constipation N/A N/A No information
Spastic paresis -- glaucoma -- mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Spastic paraplegia with Kallmann syndrome N/A N/A No information
Macrogyria, pseudobulbar palsy and mental retardation N/A N/A No information
Neuritis with brachial predilection N/A N/A No information
Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IIB N/A N/A No information
Muscle Hypotonia N/A N/A No information
Macrocephaly -- short stature -- paraplegia N/A N/A No information
X-linked mental retardation -- hypotonia N/A N/A No information
Opthalmoplegia ataxia hypoacusis N/A N/A No information
Autonomic Dysreflexia N/A N/A No information
Mc Leod neuroacanthocytosis syndrome N/A N/A No information
Myasthenic syndrome, congenital, associated with acetylcholine receptor deficiency N/A N/A No information
Unusual facies, hypotonia, mental retardation and radioulnar synostosis N/A N/A No information
Monomelic Amyotrophy N/A N/A No information
Neuromyotonia N/A N/A No information
Locked-in Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Polyneuropathy -- Ophthalmoplegia -- Leukoencehalopathy -- Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction N/A N/A No information
Spastic dysarthria N/A N/A No information
Kuf Disease N/A N/A No information
Ophtalmoplegia -- ataxia -- hypoacusis N/A N/A No information
FOSMN syndrome N/A N/A No information
Supranuclear ocular palsy N/A N/A No information
Fitzsimmons-Walson-Mellor syndrome N/A N/A No information
Neuronal intranuclear inclusion disease N/A N/A No information
Powell-Venencie-Gordon syndrome N/A N/A No information
Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency type B N/A N/A No information
Bahemuka Brown syndrome N/A N/A No information
Perisylvian syndrome N/A N/A No information
Sylvester (P.E.) syndrome N/A N/A No information
Boucher-Neuhauser syndrome N/A N/A No information
Seemanova-Lesny syndrome N/A N/A No information
Becker disease N/A N/A No information
Meige syndrome N/A N/A No information
Ramsay Hunt Syndrome type I N/A N/A No information
Parsonage Turner syndrome N/A N/A No information
Worster Drought syndrome N/A N/A No information
Wallerian degeneration N/A N/A No information
Westphal disease N/A N/A No information
Fazio-Londe syndrome N/A N/A No information
King-Denborough syndrome N/A N/A No information
Behr syndrome N/A N/A No information
Ramsay Hunt syndrome Type II N/A N/A No information

Types of Neuromuscular conditions

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