Which activity modifications are used in the treatment of ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T)?

Updated: Apr 06, 2020
  • Author: Camila K Janniger, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Daily participation (to tolerance) in a structured physical fitness program, which may include swimming, use of a special bicycle, and graduated weight lifting, is useful in maintaining good muscular strength and preventing limb contractures and, thus, may postpone confinement to a wheelchair.


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