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Autosomal recessive spastic paraplegia type 62

Disease definition

A pure or complex form of hereditary spastic paraplegia characterized by an onset in the first decade of life of spastic paraperesis (more prominent in lower than upper extremities) and unsteady gait, as well as increased deep tendon reflexes, amyotrophy, cerebellar ataxia, and flexion contractures of the knees, in some.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • SPG62
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood
  • ICD-10: G11.4
  • OMIM: 615681
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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