Monomelic amyotrophy is not always benign: a case report.

Monomelic amyotrophy (MA) is a variant of motor neuron disease (MND), characterized by muscle weakness and atrophy restricted to one limb. We describe the case of a 56-year-old Italian patient who developed a segmental muscular atrophy limited to the lower left limb. After 11 years of clinical stability he developed progressive spread of the disease to all… CONTINUE READING