A very chronic and progressive and degenerative disorder, Spinocerebellar Ataxia is also called Spinocerebellar atrophy or Spinocerebellar degeneration and it leads to neurodegenerative disorders. The initial symptoms start off with problems in coordinating hand and leg movements, trouble with speed and memory issues. They may also have sudden seizures and problems with cognitive functions.
HOW IS SPINOCEREBELLAR ATAXIA DIAGNOSED?
A neurologist diagnoses this condition by performing the following tests:
3. X Ray
4. CT scan
7. Genetic testing
HOW IS SPINOCEREBELLAR ATAXIA TREATED?
Although there is no cure for Spinocerebellar Ataxia but doctors help cope with the symptoms. Physical therapy and speech therapy can help treat the symptoms and relieve pain.