What are the signs and symptoms of cerebellar dysfunction in patients with multiple system atrophy (MSA)?

Updated: Oct 17, 2018
  • Author: André Diedrich, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Cerebellar symptoms or signs are the only initial feature in 5% of MSA patients. MSA with cerebellar features (MSA-C) most commonly causes gait and limb ataxia; tremor, pyramidal signs, and myoclonus are less common findings.


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