Definition of neurodegenerative
: relating to or marked by degeneration of nervous tissue
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Tests of such activities might eventually enable early intervention if a cure becomes available, which will be crucial for halting progression of the neurodegenerative condition.
For a neurodegenerative condition like HD, treatment is most effective before signs of disease appear – which will entirely change the calculus on testing.
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