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Friedreich's ataxia

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Brain Foundation | Friedreichs Ataxia

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Friedreich ataxia | myVMC

Friedreich ataxia is a disease of the central nervous system

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Friedreich's ataxia - Better Health Channel

To the casual observer, a person with Friedreich ataxia may seem to be drunk.

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Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAEP) | myVMC

A brainstem auditory evoked potential (BAEP) is an evoked potential caused by a sound, usually a series of 'clicks'. Electrodes positioned on the scalp record responses to the sounds; these are then observed as a reading on an electroencephalogram (EEG). Responses to aural stimuli originate from relay structures within the brainstem.

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Somatosensory Evoked Potential (SSEP) | myVMC

A somatosensory evoked potential (SSEP) is an evoked potential caused by a physical stimulus (usually a small electric pulse). Electrodes positioned over particular areas of the body record responses of the SSEP, these are then observed as a reading on an electroencephalogram (EEG).

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