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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 syndrome - Genetics Home Reference


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

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'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 ...

Leigh's Disease – UMDF


Nov 2, 2016 ... What is Leigh's Disease? Leigh's Disease is a progressive neurometabolic disorder with a general onset in infancy or childhood, often after a ...

Orphanet: Leigh syndrome


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

Leigh's Disease (Leigh Syndrome) | Cleveland Clinic


Learn about Leigh's disease (Leigh syndrome) from the Cleveland Clinic, including information on symptoms, treatment options & more.

OMIM Entry - # 256000 - LEIGH SYNDROME; LS


(1984) had found that activity of the pyruvate dehydrogenase complex was not deficient in the brain of 3 autopsied cases of Leigh disease, Kretzschmar et al.

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 ...

Texas Boy Battles Rare Leigh's Disease - ABC News


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