Clinical Neuroscience

[Clinical, radiological and genetic aspects of leukodystrophies]

LÁSZLÓ A1, ELPELEG ON2, HORVÁTH K3, JAKOBS C4, KÓBOR J1, GAL A5, BARSI P6, KELEMEN A6, SARACZ J7, SVÉKUS A8, TEGZES A9, VÖRÖS E10

JULY 20, 2010

Clinical Neuroscience - 2010;63(07-08)

[The authors summarize the pathomechanism of the myelination process, the clinical, radiological and the genetical aspects of the leukodystrophies, as in 18q deletion syndrome, adrenoleukodysrtophy, metachromatic leukodystrophy, Pelizaeus-Merzbacher leukodystrophy, Alexander disease and olivo-ponto-cerebellar atrophy (OPCA).]

AFFILIATIONS

  1. University of Szeged, A. Szent-Györgyi Medical Centre, Department of Pediatrics, Szeged
  2. Metabolic Disorders Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Centre Jerusalem, Jerusalem
  3. Radiological Clinic, Semmelweis University, Budapest
  4. Metabolic Unit of Department Clinical Chemistry, University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Nederland
  5. Institute of Human Genetics, Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
  6. Semmelweis University, Department of Neurology, Budapest
  7. Pál Heim Hospital, Department of Child’s Neurology, Budapest
  8. Kálmán Pándy, County Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Gyula
  9. Bethesda Hospital, Department of Neurology, Budapest
  10. University of Szeged, Department of Radiology, Szeged

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