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What is the prognosis for hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP)?

The prognosis for individuals with HSP varies. Some individuals are very disabled while others have only mild disability. The majority of individuals with uncomplicated HSP have a normal life expectancy.

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

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