Which gross findings are characteristic of X-linked spinobulbar muscular atrophy (SBMA) (Kennedy disease)?

Updated: Apr 28, 2014
  • Author: Hidehiro Takei, MD; Chief Editor: Adekunle M Adesina, MD, PhD  more...
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Although detailed microscopic descriptions have been reported in several autopsy cases of X-linked spinobulbar muscular atrophy (SBMA), no gross neuropathologic findings are described.


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