Anterior horn disease

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Anterior horn disease
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Anterior horn(#1above) is affected in this condition
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Anterior horn disease is one of a number of medical disorders affecting the anterior horn of the spinal cord.[1][2] Anterior horn diseases include spinal muscular atrophy, poliomyelitis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.


  1. ^ Brazis, Paul W.; Masdeu, Joseph C.; Biller, José (2012). Localization in Clinical Neurology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. p. 109. ISBN 9781451153583. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
  2. ^ Garrison, Susan J. (2003). Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: The Basics. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. p. 180. ISBN 9780781744348. Retrieved 27 October 2017.