Spinal muscular atrophy adult type

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What is spinal muscular atrophy adult type?

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Adult Type is a condition that affects the nerve cells (motor neurons) in your spinal cord. Onset of this condition is usually after 30 years of age. The nerve cells tend to cause muscle weakness, tremor, and twitching.

Common symptoms reported by people with spinal muscular atrophy adult type

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Treatments taken by people with spinal muscular atrophy adult type

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Who has spinal muscular atrophy adult type on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 1
50s 2
60s 2
70+ 2
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

29% Female
71% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from spinal muscular atrophy adult type patients who have completed their condition history
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