Introduction: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis


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Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Degenerative disease of the nerves affecting muscles.

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also called Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive, fatal neurological disease affecting as many as 20,000 Americans with 5,000 new cases occurring in the United States each year. The disorder belongs to a class of disorders known as motor neuron diseases. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Information Page: NINDS

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