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date: 04 August 2020

spastic paraplegias 

Source:
A Dictionary of Biomedicine
Author(s):

John Lackie

, Brian NationBrian Nation

A large group of neurodegenerative disorders characterized by lower-extremity spasticity and weakness; inheritance is most commonly autosomal dominant, but X-linked and autosomal recessive forms also occur. The affected protein is shown in parentheses: ... ...

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