Symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy


General information about symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy. Furthermore, symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy.

List of symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Monomelic Amyotrophy includes:

Symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy: It is characterized by weakness and wasting in a single limb, usually an arm and hand rather than a foot and leg. There is no pain associated with MMA. While some physicians contend that mild sensory loss may be associated with this disease, many experts suggest that such symptoms actually indicate a cause other than MMA. 1

More symptoms of Monomelic Amyotrophy: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Monomelic Amyotrophy, underlying causes of Monomelic Amyotrophy, associated conditions for Monomelic Amyotrophy, risk factors for Monomelic Amyotrophy, or other related conditions.

Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:

1. excerpt from NINDS Monomelic Amyotrophy Information Page: NINDS

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