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Proximal spinal muscular atrophy

Proximal spinal muscular atrophy: Introduction

Proximal spinal muscular atrophy: A rare group of muscle disorders which mainly affects the muscles closest to the trunk of the body. Muscles become progressively weak and wasted due to damage to motor neurons in the spinal cord and brainstem. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Proximal spinal muscular atrophy is available below.

Symptoms of Proximal spinal muscular atrophy

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Proximal spinal muscular atrophy: Deaths

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Causes of Proximal spinal muscular atrophy

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Proximal spinal muscular atrophy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Proximal spinal muscular atrophy:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Proximal spinal muscular atrophy as a "rare disease".
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More information about Proximal spinal muscular atrophy

  1. Proximal spinal muscular atrophy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths
 

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