Distal spinal muscular atrophy type 3
Synonyms: Autosomal recessive distal spinal muscular atrophy type 3 | Distal hereditary motor neuropathy type 3 and type 4 | dHMN3 and dHMN4 | dSMA3
Distal spinal muscular atrophy type 3 is a rare neuromuscular disease characterized by progressive muscular weakness and atrophy predominantly affecting distal parts of limbs later involvement of proximal and trunk muscles with marked hyperlordosis and late diaphragmatic dysfunction.
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