Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses 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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The main differential diagnosis for X-linked SBMA is ALS. This diagnosis can usually be made on the basis of the history and physical examination.


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