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Spinocerebellar ataxia 8

Other Names for this Disease
  • SCA8
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia type 8
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  • I am receiving genetic testing for spinocerebellar ataxia type 8 in approximately a week. How do I know if I inherited it from my mom or dad? Both are deceased and there is no family history of the disease. I am 62 yrs. old and first noticed symptoms approximately 4 years ago. Click here for answer