Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

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What is Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord?

Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord primarily affects the spinal cord but its effects on the brain and the peripheral nerves are the reason for the term “combined”. It is caused by a deficiency of vitamin B12 deficiency.

What is it like to have Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Lorazepam
Nothing reported yet
Nytol Caplet
Nothing reported yet
Nothing reported yet

What do patients take to treat Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members Perceived effectiveness Overall rating of side effects # of Evaluations

(Holland & Barrett Vitamin B12, Century 21 Vitamin B-12, SISU Vitamin B12, Betolvex)

0

These charts show data from Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 8 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 4 say Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 1
40s 2
50s 1
60s 3
70+ 0

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

63% Females
38% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 6
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord patients who have completed their condition history
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