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Effects of Dejerine Sottas

Effects of Dejerine Sottas

Dejerine-Sottas syndrome will affect people in different ways, however the presentation of the symptoms characteristically includes:

  • Muscle weakness and atrophy
  • Slower achievement of physical milestones in infancy
  • Some children may never walk and may be wheelchair dependent
  • Ataxia (lack of coordination of movement and balance)
  • Hand and foot deformities
  • Scoliosis
  • Contractures
  • Pain
  • Altered sensation
  • Muscle cramps
  • Hearing loss
  • Pupillary abnormalities

Manchester Neuro Physio understand that Dejerine-Sottas syndrome can affect many areas of a person's life and we can help alleviate symptoms to maximise quality of life and independence.

Dejerine Sottas

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