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What are the symptoms of leukodystrophy?

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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Leukodystrophy signs: gait disturbances •memory deficits •seizures (may be present) •loss of motor developmental milestones •decreased attention span •speech disturbances •decline in school performance the early juvenile form includes the following: •gait disturbances •tremorsclumsiness •loss of previously achieved skills •intellectual declinebehavioral changes •seizures (possible) the late juvenile and adult for.
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A 46-year-old member asked:

What is leukodystrophy?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Childhood: This is a class of hereditary disorders affecting the white matter of the brain mainly presenting in childhood. The diseases may vary in extent and pace, but often affect walking, cognition, and may be associated with epilepsy. More information may be found on mayo clinic site or www.Aan.Com.
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