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This research study is looking at risk factors for developing Thoracic Insufficiency in children with Larsen's Syndrome.
The purpose of this study is to examine breathing in healthy children ages 6-18 so that we may better understand the changes in function due to growth and the increase in size of the body organs.
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a neuromuscular disease characterized by the degeneration of spinal cord motor neurons, resulting in progressive muscle weakness, paralysis, and atrophy.