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What is the prognosis for neuroacanthocytosis?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Neuroacanthocytosis is a progressive disease. In some cases, it may be complicated by poor nutritional status, cardiac abnormalities, and pneumonia.

This answer is based on source information from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

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