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Leigh disease - Wikipedia

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Leigh disease is a rare inherited neurometabolic disorder that affects the central nervous system. It is named after Archibald Denis Leigh, a British ...

Leigh syndrome - Genetics Home Reference

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4 days ago ... 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  ...

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.

[Full text] The genetics of Leigh syndrome and its implications for ...

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Nov 13, 2014 ... The genetics of Leigh syndrome and its implications for clinical practice and risk management Ilene S Ruhoy, Russell P Saneto Division of ...

Leigh Syndrome - WebMD

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Mar 20, 2013 ... Leigh syndrome is a rare genetic neurometabolic disorder. It is characterized by the degeneration of the central nervous system (i.e., brain, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mitochondrial Diseases - Child Neurology Foundation

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Conversely, two people may have similar symptoms caused by different genetic mutation. An example of this is Leigh syndrome pronounced Lee), which is ...

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 ...

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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 (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 ...

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 ...