Neuropediatrics. Dec;47(6) Epub Aug Update on Leukodystrophies: A Historical Perspective and Adapted Definition. Kevelam SH( 1).
Leukodystrophies are heritable myelin disorders affecting the white matter of the Obtaining a medical history and detailed family history.
Official Title: The Natural History of Metachromatic Leukodystrophy. Study Start Date: January Estimated Primary Completion Date.
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The word Leukodystrophy comes from the Greek roots leuko (white), dys (lack of) and troph (growth). It refers to a group of genetic disorders affecting the myelin.
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A family history can provide clues to diagnosis of certain leukodystrophies; a 3- generation pedigree should be.
familial, a history of consanguinity and/or involvement commonest leukodystrophy seen in India is Megalencephalic Leukodystrophy with subcortical cysts.
The 52 leukodystrophies make up a group of rare genetic disorders that affect the central nervous system by disrupting the growth or maintenance of the myelin.