Review Article
Volume 9 Issue 9 - 2020
Spinal Muscular Atrophy in Samara Region. Epidemiology, Classification, Prospects for Health Care
Arseny I Gayduk* and Vlasov YaV
Neurology and Neurosurgery Department, Samara State Medical University, Samara, Russian Federation
*Corresponding Author: Arseny I Gayduk, Neurology and Neurosurgery Department, Samara State Medical University, Samara, Russian Federation.
Received: February 28, 2020; Published: August 29, 2020


In this article we discuss in detail the issue of spinal muscular atrophy in Russia and particularly in the Samara Regional Clinical Hospital n.a. V.D. Seredavin (Samara region) where a total of 58 living patients with SMA were registered by June 2019, 19 of them were children. The issues of classification and etiopathogenesis, prospects of pathogenetic treatment and prevention of SMA are being discussed.

Keywords: Hereditary Neuromuscular Diseases; Pathogenetic Treatment; Spinal Muscular Atrophy; Sma; Samara Region; Genetic Testing; Risdiplam; Nusinersen; Avxs-101


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