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Leigh disease - Wikipedia


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

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


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)


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 Syndrome - WebMD


Mar 20, 2013 ... 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 ...

Types of Mitochondrial Disease – UMDF


Nov 18, 2016 ... Types of Mitochondrial Disease. Disease Specific Web Pages: LHON · LEIGH'S DISEASE ... Mitochondrial Disease Capsules: Alpers Disease.

Leigh's Disease - Facts and Information - Disabled World


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


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

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


Sep 15, 2010 ... Leigh syndrome is a rare progressive neurodegenerative, mitochondrial disorder of childhood with only a few cases documented from India.

Leigh disease | Radiology Reference Article | Radiopaedia.org


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

Gentle Results | Leigh syndrome


Leigh syndrome is a rare neurodegenerative disease generally characterized by progressive loss of cognitive and motor functions. It usually manifests in the first ...

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Leigh syndrome - Genetics Home Reference


3 days ago ... Leigh syndrome is a severe neurological disorder that usually becomes apparent in the first year of life. This condition is characterized by ...

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


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 ...

Orphanet: Leigh syndrome


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