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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 syndrome - Genetics Home Reference

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Sep 20, 2016 ... 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 - The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

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Leigh's Disease is a progressive neurometabolic disorder with a general onset in infancy or childhood, often after a viral infection, but can also occur in teens ...

Maternally Inherited Leigh Syndrome and NARP Syndrome - NORD ...

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Maternally inherited Leigh syndrome (MILS) and neuropathy, ataxia and retinitis pigmentosa (NARP) syndrome are rare genetic multisystem disorders that are ...

Leigh's Disease - Facts and Information - Disabled World

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Feb 16, 2010 ... Quote: "Medical science has not discovered a treatment that is effective in slowing the progression of Leigh's disease at this time." ...

Orphanet: Leigh syndrome

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

Leigh Syndrome - WebMD

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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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 ... Progressive neurological deterioration associated with Leigh syndrome is ...

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 ...