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Spinal muscular atrophy type 3
Other Names for this Disease
- Kugelberg-Welander syndrome
- Muscular atrophy, juvenile
- SMA 3
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- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Spinal muscular atrophy type 3. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
- The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) collects and disseminates research information related to neurological disorders. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
- Families of SMA has created a booklet entitled Understanding SMA that is intended to serve as a source of information and support for children and adults with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).
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- Medscape Reference provides information on this topic. Click on the link to view this information. You may need to register to view the medical textbook, but registration is free.
- The Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) database contains genetics resources that discuss Spinal muscular atrophy type 3. Click on the link to go to OMIM and review these resources.
- Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs. Access to this database is free of charge.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Spinal muscular atrophy type 3. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.