A Case of Friedreich’s Ataxia


  • Aisling Snow School of Medicine, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland



Author Biography

Aisling Snow, School of Medicine, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland

6th year Medicine, TCD


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How to Cite

Snow, A. (2004). A Case of Friedreich’s Ataxia. Trinity Student Medical Journal , 5(1), Page 86–90. Retrieved from https://www.tsmj.ie/index.php/tsmj/article/view/1950

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