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Table 4 Neurological clinical results among 30 ALS subjects

From: Role of neuro-sonography of peripheral nerves as a diagnostic and a differentiation tool of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Variables Frequency (%)/mean ± SD
Age of onset (years)   42.4 ± 15.4
Disease duration (years)   1.8 ± 1.4
ALS-FRS scale   37.2 ± 8.4
Disease stagea 1 11 (42.3%)
  2 11 (42.3%)
  3 4 (15.4%)
Clinical phenotype Bulbar 2 (6.7%)
Classic 19 (63.3%)
Classic/familial 7 (23.3%)
Flail chest 1 (3.3%)
Local segment 1 (3.3%)
  1. ALS-FRS amyotrophic lateral sclerosis functional rating scale. aAssessed in 26 cases only