Clinical features that distinguish PLS, upper motor neuron-dominant ALS, and typical ALS.

  • P H Gordon, B Cheng, Irvin Katz, H Mitsumoto, L P Rowland
  • Published 2009 in Neurology

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To determine how clinical features at the first evaluation and in follow-up can be used to suggest a diagnostic outcome for patients with only upper motor neuron (UMN) signs at disease onset. METHODS We reviewed the records of 34 patients (9 primary lateral sclerosis [PLS], 15 UMN-dominant amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS], and 10 randomly… (More)
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3181a8269b

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@article{Gordon2009ClinicalFT, title={Clinical features that distinguish PLS, upper motor neuron-dominant ALS, and typical ALS.}, author={P H Gordon and B Cheng and Irvin Katz and H Mitsumoto and L P Rowland}, journal={Neurology}, year={2009}, volume={72 22}, pages={1948-52} }