Spinal Muscular Atrophy  (SMA type 1, SMA type 2, SMA type 3, SMA type 4)

If you have just found out through carrier testing that you and/or your partner are carriers of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) or through prenatal testing that your baby has SMA or may have SMA and are looking for more information, the Genetic Support Foundation is a good starting point.

There are other important resources out there, including your doctor and genetic counselor. We have also compiled a list of resources that can provide you with additional information and support.

After reviewing the information below, if you have a question that you are having difficulty finding an answer for, please feel free to contact us.