DM - Degenerative Myelopathy/Générique

Progressive paralysis

Description: 
Degenerative disease of the spinal cord causing progressive paralysis
Symptomes: 
Loss of coordination (ataxia) in the hind limbs until paraplegia, loss of urinary and fecal continence. If signs progress for a longer period of time, eventually weakness will develop in the front limbs.
Age d'aparition: 
Between 8 and 14 years old
Fréquence: 
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Gène impliqué: 
SOD1
Mutation testée: 
c.118G>A
Transmission: 
Autosomal Recessive
Brevet: 
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