The third and final portion of the exhibition encompasses neuromuscular disorders. These conditions affect the muscular system in the body, and include ptosis, illustrated in Leonardo da Vinci’s portrait of a man with a drooping eye lid, and ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
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The Neurology Department at Tufts MC offers comprehensive evaluation, consultation and management of diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems and the neuromuscular system.
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