Movement disorders: Friedreich ataxia today—preparing for the final battle

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Friedreich ataxia is an autosomal recessive disorder clinically characterized by onset usually in childhood or adolescence, spino­ cerebellar ataxia, dysarthria, proximal weak­ ness, sensory loss and cardiomyo pathy, and leads to dependence on a wheelchair and reduced life expectancy. Since the original description by Nicolaus Friedreich in 1863, research… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrneurol.2015.33

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@article{Michele2015MovementDF, title={Movement disorders: Friedreich ataxia today—preparing for the final battle}, author={Giuseppe De Michele and Alessandro Filla}, journal={Nature Reviews Neurology}, year={2015}, volume={11}, pages={188-190} }