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Symptoms of Primary Lateral Sclerosis

Symptoms of Primary Lateral Sclerosis

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Primary Lateral Sclerosis includes the 20 symptoms listed below:

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Primary Lateral Sclerosis: Symptom Assessment Questionnaires

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Primary Lateral Sclerosis: Complications

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Primary Lateral Sclerosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Primary Lateral Sclerosis?

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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Primary Lateral Sclerosis:

Symptoms may include difficulty with balance, weakness and stiffness in the legs, and clumsiness. Other symptoms may include spasticity (sudden, involuntary muscle spasms) in the hands, feet, or legs which produces slowness and stiffness of movement, dragging of the feet (leading to inability to walk), and facial involvement resulting in dysarthria (poorly articulated speech). The disorder usually begins in the legs, however, it may also begin in the tongue or the hands. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Primary Lateral Sclerosis Information Page: NINDS)

Primary Lateral Sclerosis as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of Primary Lateral Sclerosis, it is also important to consider Primary Lateral Sclerosis as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Primary Lateral Sclerosis may cause:

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Primary Lateral Sclerosis: Onset and Incubation

Onset of Primary Lateral Sclerosis: average of 32 years

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Primary Lateral Sclerosis. This signs and symptoms information for Primary Lateral Sclerosis has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Primary Lateral Sclerosis signs or Primary Lateral Sclerosis symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Primary Lateral Sclerosis may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Primary Lateral Sclerosis symptoms.


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