Proposed diagnostic criteria for cerebellar ataxia with neuropathy and vestibular areflexia syndrome (CANVAS).

@article{Szmulewicz2016ProposedDC,
  title={Proposed diagnostic criteria for cerebellar ataxia with neuropathy and vestibular areflexia syndrome (CANVAS).},
  author={David Szmulewicz and Leslie J Roberts and Catriona A. McLean and Hamish G. MacDougall and G. Michael Halmagyi and Elsdon Storey},
  journal={Neurology. Clinical practice},
  year={2016},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={61-68}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Diagnosis of ataxic disorders is an important clinical challenge upon which prognostication, management, patient solace, and, above all, the hope of future treatment all rely. Heritable diseases and the possibility of affected offspring carry the added burden of portending adverse health, social and financial ramifications. RECENT FINDINGS Cerebellar ataxia with neuropathy and vestibular areflexia syndrome (CANVAS) is an inherited multisystem ataxia compromising cerebellar… CONTINUE READING