Other Names for this Disease
- Friedreich's ataxia
- Spinocerebellar ataxia, Friedreich
- Hereditary spinal sclerosis
- Hereditary spinal ataxia
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Tests & Diagnosis
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- The Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) provides information about the genetic tests for this condition. The intended audience for the GTR is health care providers and researchers. Patients and consumers with specific questions about a genetic test should contact a health care provider or a genetics professional.
- Spinocerebellar Ataxia: Making an Informed Choice about Genetic Testing is a booklet providing information about spinocerebellar ataxia and is available as a PDF document on the University of Washington Medical Center Web site. Click on the title above to view this resource.