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Leigh disease

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Leigh disease, also known as juvenile subacute necrotizing encephalomyelopathy, Leigh ... Different genetic causes and types of Leigh syndrome have different prognoses, though all are poor. The most...

Leigh syndrome - Genetics Home Reference

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Jul 12, 2016 ... Genetics Home Reference, Your Guide to Understanding Genetic Conditions ... Leigh syndrome is a severe neurological disorder that usually ...

Leigh Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)

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Leigh syndrome is a rare genetic neurometabolic disorder. It is characterized by the degeneration of the central nervous system (i.e., brain, spinal cord, and optic  ...

Orphanet: Leigh syndrome

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These individuals are often referred to as having maternally inherited Leigh syndrome (MILS). They harbor very high proportions (above 95%) of the ...

Gentle Results | Leigh syndrome

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You are not a carrier of Leigh syndrome. Your genome does not contain any of the 26 mutations in 14 genes, known to cause Leigh syndrome. This means you ...

Leigh Syndrome - WebMD

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Leigh syndrome is a rare genetic neurometabolic disorder. It is characterized by the degeneration of the central nervous system (i.e., brain, spinal cord, and optic  ...

Leigh's Disease - Facts and Information - Disabled World

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Feb 16, 2010 ... Leighs disease is a form of rare inherited neuro-metabolic disorder that affects a persons central nervous system.

Texas Boy Battles Rare Leigh's Disease - ABC News

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Oct 3, 2012 ... Will has Leigh's disease, a genetic disorder that affects one in 40,000 newborns. And although his case is mild, he's unlikely to live past his ...

A rare mitochondrial disorder: Leigh syndrome - a case report ...

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Leigh Syndrome [1], also termed as subacute necrotising encephalopathy is a rare, inherited progressive neurodegenerative disorder with characteristic ...

OMIM Entry - # 256000 - LEIGH SYNDROME; LS

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A number sign (#) is used with this entry because of extensive genetic heterogeneity in Leigh syndrome. Mutations have been identified in both nuclear- and ...

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Leigh's Disease Information Page: National Institute of Neurological ...

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Dec 16, 2011 ... Leigh's disease is a rare inherited neurometabolic disorder that affects the central nervous system. This progressive disorder begins in infants ...

Leigh's Disease - The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

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Leigh's Disease is a progressive neurometabolic disorder with a general onset ... and disease usually occurs in males only), autosomal recessive (inherited from ...

Leigh's Disease (Leigh's Syndrome): Read About Treatments

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Leigh's Disease (Leigh's Syndrome) is a genetic disorder. Symptoms of Leigh's disease include vomiting, irritability, seizures, loss of appetite, and loss of ...