Motor neuron disease. Motor Neurone Disease. Definition: It is a degenerative disease of a gradual onset and progressive course, affecting the motor system only (systemic disease). (corticospinal tract+ anterior horn cell) UMN signs LMN signs. Motor neuron disease.
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It is a degenerative disease of a gradual onset and progressive course, affecting the motor system only (systemic disease).
UMN signs LMN signsMotor neuron disease
- dysphagia. - nasal regurgitation.
- dysarthria. - hoarseness of voice.
“Progressive Muscular Atrophy”
Syndrome of :
"amyotrophic lateral sclerosis“
There are combined signs and symptoms of lower and upper motor neurone lesions
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
2- Massive doses of vit. E and B.