hereditary spastic paraplegia

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hereditary spastic paraplegia

Any of a group of inherited diseases of the central nervous system characterized by muscle spasticity, esp. of the lower extremities.
Synonym: Troyer syndrome
See also: paraplegia
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Key areas of growth in the neurodegenerative disorder market include: Friedreich's ataxia, Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker disease, Machado-Joseph disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, progressive bulbar palsy, hereditary spastic paraplegia, hereditary neuropathies and multiple sclerosis.
This study contributes to the areas of market growth in Friedreich's ataxia, Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker disease, Machado-Joseph disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, progressive bulbar palsy, hereditary spastic paraplegia, hereditary neuropathies and multiple sclerosis.

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