What is Ataxia?

What is Ataxia ?

It is a term for a group of disorders that affect harmony, balance and speech. Any part of the body can be affected, but people with ataxy often talk about balance and walk. They have trouble swallowing.

Disorder in balance and muscle movements

Balance disorders, muscle movements abomination

Ataxia is a neurological sign consisting of lack of voluntary coordination of muscle movements that can include gait abnormality, speech changes and abnormalities in eye movements. Ataxia is a clinical manifestation indicating dysfunction of the parts of the nervous system that coordinate movement, such as the cerebellum. Ataxia can be limited to one side of the body, which is referred to as hemiataxia. Several possible causes exist for these patterns of neurological dysfunction. Dystaxia is a mild degree of ataxia. Friedreich’s ataxia has gait abnormality as the most commonly presented symptom. The word is from Greek α- [a negative prefix] + -τάξις [order] = “lack of order”.

It is lack of control in body movement due to impaired brain

Irregularity of muscle action

Or failure muscular coordination

Ataxia is a term for a group of disorders that affect co-ordination, balance and speech.

the loss of full control of body movements


It’s Etikzia

Loss of complete control of body movements

Anomaly and irregularity in muscle movement caused by a little patient’s strength in control