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What Are Common Symptoms of Ataxia?
Symptoms and time of onset may vary according to the type of ataxia. Each individual may experience symptoms differently.
Typically the most common are listed below:
- Balance and coordination are affected first
- Incoordination of hands, arms, and legs
- Slurring of speech
- Wide-based gait
- Difficulty with writing and eating
- Slow eye movements
The symptoms of ataxia may resemble other conditions or medical problems. Always consult your doctor for a diagnosis.