MOTOR NEURON DISEASE

describes any of the diseases or conditions which result in the progressive weakness and wasting of skeletal muscle and eventual paralysis. One such condition is called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

MOTOR NEURON DISEASE: "Motor neuron disease is a group of conditions which directly affect an individuals motor system."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MOTOR NEURON DISEASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/motor-neuron-disease/ (accessed November 24, 2020).
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