amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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Synonyms for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a devastating progressive neurological disease for which there is no cure.
ROF is a novel formulation of riluzole that is used as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a rapidly progressive neurodegenerative disease, characterized by the involvement of both upper motor neurons (UMNs) and lower motor neurons (LMNs).
'We hope that the clinical test will be successful to suppress progression of symptoms so that body functions remain, even if only a little,' said Shigeyuki Shimamori, chairman of the Japan Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is reportedly a rare, rapidly progressive, and always fatal neurodegenerative disease.
NSI-566 is a stem cell therapy being tested for treatment of paralysis in stroke, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and chronic spinal cord injury (cSCI).
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is one of the neurodegenerative diseases that is characterized by a progressive loss of the upper and lower motor neurons at the motor cortex, spinal, and bulbar levels.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by progressive and selective death of upper and lower motor neurons, in the cerebral cortex and spinal cord.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a rapidly progressive fatal neurologic disease.
Research suggests that consuming seafood high in mercury could increase the risk for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Based on the exam, the primary diagnostic consideration for the patient was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
We may just portray amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) as a progressive and rapid degeneration of upper and lower motor neurons of the spinal cord, brainstem, and cerebral cortex.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive, fatal neurodegenerative disorder that causes the loss of motor neurons, typically resulting in paralysis, respiratory failure, and death within 3-5 years of symptom onset (Mitsumoto, Chad, & Pioro, 1998).
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