What is Multiple System Atrophy (MSA)?
It is a progressive degenerative neurological disorder that affects adults, both men and women in their 50s and 60s.
What causes multiple system atrophy?
Degeneration or atrophy of nerve cells in the brain. It is unclear as to why these cells become damaged.
Can physiotherapy help people with multiple system atrophy?
Yes. There’s no cure for this condition, however, physiotherapy is effective in improving your quality of life for as long as possible based on your presenting symptoms.
What are the symptoms of multiple system atrophy?
Poor bladder and blood pressure control
Problems with heart rate
Loss of muscle coordination
Difficulties with speech and gait
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