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What is the life expectancy for patients with leukodystrophy?
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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine
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In brief: Leukodystroph course
Mld is a severe disease that gets worse over time.
Eventually people lose all muscle and mental function. Life span varies depending on what age the condition started, but the disease course usually runs 3 - 20 or more years. See: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002185/.

In brief: Leukodystroph course
Mld is a severe disease that gets worse over time.
Eventually people lose all muscle and mental function. Life span varies depending on what age the condition started, but the disease course usually runs 3 - 20 or more years. See: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002185/.
Dr. Colin Kerr
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