Redbridge SERC

What are the symptoms of FA?

Resource type: Frequently Asked Questions  —  Date posted: February 26th, 2019   Number of views: 661


What are the symptoms of FA?

  • loss of coordination (ataxia) in the arms and legs.
  • fatigue - energy deprivation and muscle loss.
  • vision impairment, hearing loss, and slurred speech.
  • aggressive scoliosis (curvature of the spine)
  • diabetes mellitus (insulin - dependent, in most cases)
  • enlarged heart