Multiple system atrophy
Synonyms: MSA | Multisystem atrophy
Multiple system atrophy (MSA) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by autonomic failure (cardiovascular and/or urinary) parkinsonism cerebellar impairment and corticospinal signs with a median survival of 6-9 years.
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The Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) Coalition is devoted to improving quality of life and building hope for people affected by multiple system atrophy .
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