Uncommon Presentations of Spinal Muscular Atrophy

While newborn screening will catch most cases of spinal muscular atrophy, children who were born prior to the advent of newborn screening can present with symptoms at later ages. In this video, Dr. Crystal Proud, director of neurology at Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters, discusses symptoms that warrant a referral to a neuromuscular neurologists and treatment options that are changing lives and history of spinal muscular atrophy.  

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