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Glossary for Amyotrophy, neurogenic scapuloperoneal, New England type

  • Clubfoot: Congenital foot birth deformity turning the foot inward
  • Foot drop: A condition which is characterized by the dropping of the foot due to a paralysis of the anterior muscles of the leg
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Limb conditions: Medical conditions affecting the upper or lower limbs.
  • Lower limb conditions: Any medical condition affecting the lower limbs, i.e. the legs, knees, feet, etc..
  • Muscle conditions: Any condition that affects the muscles of the body
  • Musculoskeletal conditions: Medical conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system of bones, muscles and related structures.
  • Nervous system conditions: Diseases affecting the nerves and the nervous system.
  • Neuromuscular conditions: Conditions affecting the nerve-muscle systems.
  • Shoulder conditions: Any condition that affects the shoulder
  • Spinal muscular atrophy, scapuloperoneal: A recessively inherited disorder involving muscle wasting and weakness that occurs mainly in the shoulder and lower leg girdle muscles. It results from a loss of motor neurons in the spinal cord and brainstem.


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