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Key areas of growth in the neurodegenerative disorder market include: Friedreich's ataxia, Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker disease, Machado-Joseph disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, progressive bulbar palsy, hereditary spastic paraplegia, hereditary neuropathies and multiple sclerosis.
Progressive bulbar palsy (PBP) This form affects about a quarter of people diagnosed, and involves both the upper and lower motor neurones.
I have a form called progressive bulbar palsy and the average life expectancy is between six months and three years - thankfully I'm still going strong.
Motor neuron diseases include: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, Lou Gehrig's disease), post-polio syndrome (PPS), primary lateral sclerosis (PLS), progressive muscular atrophy (PMA), pseudobulbar palsy (spastic), progressive bulbar palsy (spastic and flaccid), and spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).
November 18, 2004: Dr Malik visits Patient C, who had motor neurone disease and progressive bulbar palsy.
PATIENT C September 30 2004 ( Patient C is diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease and another muscle-wasting disease Progressive Bulbar Palsy.
NNovember 18, 2004: Dr Malik visits Patient C, who was suffering from motor neurone disease and progressive bulbar palsy, and found she had breathing difficulties and choking spasms.