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Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience Addiction Medicine
Unlikely: While dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) can be a herald of als, this is a very, very rare disease, and dysphagia is a common symptom. Depending on yo ... Read More

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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Disease of nervecell: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or als, is a disease of the nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord that control voluntary muscle movement. Als does n ... Read More
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Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Lou Gehrig's Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (als), also referred to as lou gehrig's disease is a form of motor neuron disease caused by the degeneration of neurons ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Similar : But most childhood illnesses which affect the motor neuron, like als, are quite rare, and more hereditary in origin. A variety of such disorders caus ... Read More

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