Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), also called autosomal recessive proximal spinal
muscular atrophy in order to distinguish it from other conditions with similar ...
What is spinal muscular atrophy? Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic
disease affecting the part of the nervous system that controls voluntary muscle ...
Oct 5, 2016 ... Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) attacks nerve cells in the spinal cord, weakening
voluntary muscles. Read about the genetics, types, and what ...
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) makes it difficult for a child to move around, walk,
or breathe. Although there is no cure, therapy and other treatments help ...
Spinal muscular atrophy is characterised by slowly progressive muscle
weakness and atrophy of the limb muscles associated with motor neurone loss in
Dec 23, 2015 ... The spinal muscular atrophies (SMAs) comprise a group of autosomal-recessive
disorders characterized by progressive weakness of the lower ...
Oct 12, 2016 ... WebMD looks at the causes, symptoms, and treatment of spinal muscular atrophy
, an inherited disease that affects a child's ability to move ...
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a disease in which certain nerves in the brain
and spinal cord die, impairing the person's ability to move. Called motor neurons
Aug 10, 2016 ... Spinal muscular atrophy is a genetic disorder in which a person cannot control
the movement of their muscles, due to a loss of nerve cells.
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is an inherited disease that affects approximately
1 in 10,000 infants born in the U.S. each year. There are four types of SMA, ...