Cardiac transplantation in Friedreich Ataxia: Extended follow-up.


Friedreich Ataxia (FRDA) is an autosomal recessive neurodegenerative disorder most commonly caused by guanine-adenine-adenine (GAA) trinucleotide repeat expansions in both alleles of the FXN gene. Although progressive ataxia remains the hallmark clinical feature, patients with FRDA are at high risk of developing cardiomyopathy, often resulting in premature… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jns.2017.01.027


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@article{McCormick2017CardiacTI, title={Cardiac transplantation in Friedreich Ataxia: Extended follow-up.}, author={Ashley J McCormick and Julianna E. Shinnick and Kim A Schadt and Rose J Rodriguez and Linda J. Addonizio and Michio Hirano and Susan Perlman and Kimberly Y. Lin and David R Lynch}, journal={Journal of the neurological sciences}, year={2017}, volume={375}, pages={471-473} }