What is Ataxia telangectasia?

Also known as: A-T

Ataxia telangectasia (A-T) is a rare, degenerative disorder affecting the part of the brain that controls motor skills, balance, and speech. A-T also weakens the immune system in about 70% of the cases, leading to respiratory disorders and an increased risk of cancer.


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