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Synonyms for amyotrophy

progressive wasting of muscle tissues

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Natural history of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in a database population.
Summary Global Markets Direct's, 'Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - Pipeline Review, H2 2014', provides an overview of the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis's therapeutic pipeline.
The analysts forecast the Global Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Drugs Market to grow at a CAGR of 5.
Vitamin D deficiency and its supplementation in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Epidemiologic correlates of sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Mutations in the FUS/ TLS gene on chromosome 16 cause familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease or motor neuron disease, is a disease that causes progressive wasting of certain nerve cells of the brain and spinal column called motor neurons, which facilitate the movement of body parts.
This textbook on the assessment and management of respiratory concerns caused by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis has been designed for health care professionals and students who need to maintain a higher quality of life for patients with motor neuron diseases.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks the motor neurons of the brain and spinal cord that are responsible for voluntary muscle movement leading to degeneration of the voluntary motor system.
Tokyo, Japan, Nov 8, 2005 - (JCNN) - Hitachi announced on November 7 that its Ubiquitous Platform Systems Group has commercialized an improved version of Den-no-Shin, its proprietary device to facilitate communications for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients.
This review provides an overview of the epidemiologic evidence for environmental etiologies for neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer disease, Parkinson disease, parkinsonian syndromes (multiple system atrophy and progressive supranuclear palsy), and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
During the last century, a neurological disease akin to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis spiked among the Chamorro people in Guam.
Katz, who was also an MDA vice president, died this year from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease).
Included illnesses are Alzheimer's, stroke and other vascular dementias, Parkinson's disease, frontal temporal dementias, traumatic brain injury, Huntington's disease, multiple sclerosis, Lewy body dementias, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, HIV dementia and those caused by brain tumors, and other disorders.
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