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  • Spastic Paraplegia

    Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP), also known as SPG (Spastic Paraplegia) is a group of inherited neurological diseases whose main feature is progressive spasticity in the lower limbs as a result of neuronal dysfunction. The condition sometimes also affects the optic nerve and retina or causes…

  • Novel Mutations in FA2H-Associated Neurodegeneration: An Underrecognized Condition?

    Hereditary spastic paraplegias and related genetically heterogeneous disorders may be difficult to distinguish clinically. The FA2H gene has been associated with autosomal recessive neurodegenerative phenotypes encompassing spastic paraplegia with or without dystonia, and demyelinating…