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What is the life expectancy for people who have spinal muscular atrophy?

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Dr. Kevin Daus
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Depends

Some can live a normal life expectancy.
A lot has to do with the care givers. Hope this helps.

In brief: Depends

Some can live a normal life expectancy.
A lot has to do with the care givers. Hope this helps.
Dr. Kevin Daus
Dr. Kevin Daus
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In brief: Depends on subtype

Werdnig-hoffmann, maybe 2 yrs, chronic infantile, perhaps 20-30 yrs, and kugelberg-welander, full life span.

In brief: Depends on subtype

Werdnig-hoffmann, maybe 2 yrs, chronic infantile, perhaps 20-30 yrs, and kugelberg-welander, full life span.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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