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Diseases » Monomelic Amyotrophy » Hidden Causes

Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Monomelic Amyotrophy

Discussion of underlying conditions of Monomelic Amyotrophy:

In most cases, the cause is unknown, although there have been a few published reports linking MMA to traumatic or radiation injury. There have also been a few unconfirmed reports of familial occurrence of MMA. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Monomelic Amyotrophy Information Page: NINDS)

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Monomelic Amyotrophy, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Monomelic Amyotrophy. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Monomelic Amyotrophy. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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