Spastic Paraplegia Type 2

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP)
  • Journal: Neural plasticity
  • Treatment Used: Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS)
  • Number of Patients: 15
  • Published —
Thius trial investigated the potential effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP).
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Pure Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia
  • Journal: Journal of rehabilitation medicine
  • Treatment Used: Botulinum Toxin Type A
  • Number of Patients: 25
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using bilateral botulinum toxin type A injections in the hip adductors alongside a daily, self-administered stretching exercise to treat patients with pure hereditary spastic paraplegia.