• clinical
  • If you or your child has spinal muscular atrophy, your clinical team will pass on information about you or your child to the National Congenital Anomaly and Rare Diseases Registration Service (NCARDRS). (www.nhs.uk)
  • Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, announced today interim clinical data from the dose-finding parts of the pivotal FIREFISH and SUNFISH studies investigating risdiplam in spinal muscular atrophy. (news-medical.net)
  • scoliosis
  • When the back muscles that normally support the spine become weak, children with SMA develop spinal deformities, such as scoliosis (sideways curvature of the spine) and kyphosis (front-to-back curvature of the spine, commonly known as a humpback). (kidshealth.org)