Repository NINDS Repository
Subcollection Motor Neuron Disease
Quantity 3 µg
Quantitation Method Please see our FAQ
Biopsy Source Peripheral vein
Race More than one race
Hispanic Ethnicity Hispanic/Latino
Ethnicity Mexican Mestiso
Country of Origin MEXICO
Family History N
Species Homo sapiens
Common Name Human
Note This material represents a finite resource (DNA from Whole Blood)
Demographic Data
Relation to Proband No Data
Age at Sampling 21 YR
Gender Female
Age of Onset(If not a control) 18 YR
Age at Diagnosis(If not a control) 19 YR
Hispanic or Latino/Not Hispanic or Latino Hispanic/Latino
Racial Category More than one race
Country MEXICO
Diagnosed By No Data
 
Data Elements
Clinical Element Type: Motor Neuron Disorders
  (Baseline)
Longitudinal Data
Is this data Longitudinal (Follow-Up) Data? yes  no  
Family History
ALS/other MND present  absent   unknown 
Parkinson's disease present  absent   unknown 
Alzheimer's disease present  absent   unknown 
Other dementia present  absent   unknown 
Other neurodegenerative disease present  absent   unknown 
Medical History
Alzheimer's disease present  absent  
Ataxia present  absent  
Autism present  absent  
Bipolar (manic-depressive) present  absent  
Brain aneurysm present  absent  
Cancer present  absent  
Dementia Alzheimer's
Dementia
absent
Depression present  absent  
Diabetes present  absent  
Dystonia present  absent  
Epilepsy present  absent  
Heart disease present  absent  
Hypertension present  absent  
Multiple sclerosis present  absent  
Muscle disease present  absent  
Parkinson's present  absent  
Schizophrenia present  absent  
Suicide/Attempt present  absent  
Stroke present  absent  
Primary Clinical Diagnosis
Primary clinical diagnosis  ALS
Notes: EMG REPORTED AS DIAGNOSTIC OF MND, BUT NO DETAILS OF REPORT.
Secondary Neurological Diagnosis
Secondary neurological diagnoses Frontotemporal dementia
Other (specify)
Not Applicable
Site of Symptom Onset
site of symptom onset  Limb-upper
Treatment
Current treatment Riluzole
PEG
NIPPV
Tracheotomy
Assisted Ventilation > 23 hours
Other (specify)
No Treatment

Notes: DIAZEPAM BID
Signs Supporting Diagnosis
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Bulbar definite  indeterminate  absent   not tested 
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Cervical/upper limbs definite   indeterminate  absent  not tested 
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Thoracic/chest definite  indeterminate  absent   not tested 
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Lumbosacral/lower limbs definite   indeterminate  absent  not tested 
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Bulbar definite   indeterminate  absent  not tested 
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Cervical/upper limbs definite   indeterminate  absent  not tested 
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Thoracic/chest definite  indeterminate  absent   not tested 
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Lumbosacral/lower limbs definite   indeterminate  absent  not tested 
EMG Studies
Bulbar  No Data
Cervical/upper limbs  No Data
Thoracic/chest  No Data
Lumbosacral/lower limbs  No Data
Genetics
SOD-1 mutation present  absent  unknown  
Other mutation  No Data
Atypical Features of ALS/MND
Atypical features of ALS/MND sensory
autonomic
cerebellar
cognitive
Parkinsonian
sphincter
ocular
other
Optional data
Current ALSFRS-R  No Data
FVC  No Data
smoking history never  former smoker  current smoker  
years smoking  6
Handedness  No Data
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