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What is Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV?

What is Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV?

  • Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: An inherited neuromuscular disease that causes progressive muscle wasting and weakness in the limbs without any sensory impairment. HMN III and HMN IV are forms of autosomal recessive distal neuronopathy type 3 - the only difference is that HMN III is a slightly milder version.

Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: Introduction

Types of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV:

Broader types of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV:

How serious is Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV?

Prognosis of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: The condition is slowly progressive and the legs tend to be more affected than the arms. Eventually weak diaphragmatic muscles can affect breathing.

What causes Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV?

Causes of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: see causes of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV

What are the symptoms of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV?

Symptoms of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: see symptoms of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV

Onset of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: variable - during first two decades of life

Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: Medical Geneticist, Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV.
Treatments for Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV: see treatments for Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV

Name and Aliases of Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV

Main name of condition: Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV

Other names or spellings for Neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type IV:

HMN IV, HMN4

 

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