Friedreich's ataxia

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Synonyms for Friedreich's ataxia

sclerosis of the posterior and lateral columns of the spinal cord

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GAA repeat expansion mutation mouse models of Friedreich ataxia exhibit oxidative stress leading to progressive neuronal and cardiac pathology.
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Iron-sulfur cluster synthesis, iron homeostasis and oxidative stress in Friedreich ataxia.
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The clinical diagnosis of A-T in very young infants can be difficult and is often confused with other disorders, such as mild cerebral palsy and Friedreich ataxia.
Friedreich ataxia (FA) is an autosomal recessive spinocerebellar syndrome with onset before age 25, characterized by progressive cerebellar ataxia, dysarthria, areflexia, sensory loss in lower limbs, pyramidal weakness, and Babinski signs (1).