Primary Periodic Paralysis Awareness
September 25, 2017
Top Symptoms and Triggers for Primary Periodic Paralysis.
Primary periodic paralysis (PPP) is a rare condition that causes attacks affecting your muscles and resulting in extreme muscle weakness or temporary paralysis, most often with an inability to stand independently, or even sit up. Primary periodic paralysis is not just one condition, but a group of inherited neuromuscular disorders. Although this condition is very rare, it affects about 5,000 to 6,000 individuals in the US or about three in every 200,000 people.
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