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Leigh disease

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Leigh disease, also known as juvenile subacute necrotizing encephalomyelopathy, Leigh syndrome, infantile subacute necrotizing encephalomyelopathy, and ...

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

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Dec 16, 2011 ... Leigh's Disease information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).

Leigh Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)

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If the onset of Leigh syndrome is later in childhood (e.g., 24 months), a child may experience difficulty articulating words (dysarthria) and coordinating voluntary ...

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 ...

Leigh's Disease - Facts and Information - Disabled World

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Feb 16, 2010 ... On rare occasion, Leigh's disease can occur in either adolescents or adults. The disease may be caused by mutations in mitochondrial DNA, ...

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 ...

Leigh Syndrome - WebMD

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Important It is possible that the main title of the report Leigh's Disease is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate ...

Texas Boy Battles Rare Leigh's Disease - ABC News

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Oct 3, 2012 ... Leigh's disease is passed from mom to child through mitochondrial DNA.

Leigh disease | Radiology Reference Article | Radiopaedia.org

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Leigh disease, also known as subacute necrotising encephalomyelopathy ( SNEM), is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder and invariably leads to death in ...

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

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Leigh syndrome is a rare progressive neurodegenerative, mitochondrial disorder of childhood with only a few cases documented from India. The clinical ...

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Leigh syndrome - Genetics Home Reference

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Apr 20, 2016 ... Leigh syndrome is a severe neurological disorder that typically arises in the first year of life. This condition is characterized by progressive loss ...

Leigh's Disease - The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

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New - Join Rare Connect's new support page for patients with Leigh's. The Leigh's community on Rare Connect enables you to tell your story, start a discussion, ...

Orphanet: Leigh syndrome

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Summary. Leigh syndrome or subacute necrotizing encephalomyelopathy is a progressive neurological disease defined by specific neuropathological features  ...