Madras motor neuron disease variant, clinical features of seven patients.

@article{GourieDevi2003MadrasMN,
  title={Madras motor neuron disease variant, clinical features of seven patients.},
  author={Mandaville Gourie-Devi and Atchayaram Nalini},
  journal={Journal of the neurological sciences},
  year={2003},
  volume={209 1-2},
  pages={13-7}
}
Madras motor neuron disease (MMND) has the characteristic features of onset in the young, atrophy and weakness of the limbs, multiple cranial nerve palsies particularly the seventh, ninth to twelfth and sensorineural hearing loss with unique geographic distribution to southern part of India. During a period of 28 years (1974-2001), 7 (13%) among 54 patients of MMND seen at a tertiary referral center at Bangalore, India, had the additional features of optic atrophy in all and cerebellar… CONTINUE READING