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What is hereditary spastic paraparesis?
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In brief: Rare condition
Progressive leg weakness and spasticity (tightness and catching of leg with flexion), caused by autosomal dominant and recessive or x-linked genetics, with usual slow progression and normal life span.
Mri may demonstrate atrophy of brain and/or spinal cord.

In brief: Rare condition
Progressive leg weakness and spasticity (tightness and catching of leg with flexion), caused by autosomal dominant and recessive or x-linked genetics, with usual slow progression and normal life span.
Mri may demonstrate atrophy of brain and/or spinal cord.
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