Unusual types of leukodystrophy

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1. Macroencephaly can be an inherited trait that is not associated with white-matter abnormalites; 2. Not all white-matter abnormalities are necessarily bay; they can be associated with normal development without progressive deterioration. It is of importance to developmeans of distinguishing between benign and nonbenign leukodystrophies; and 3. In Baltimore, MR spectroscopy is done for further guidance. In one child there was an increase in lactate in the basal ganglia. This child turned out to have a mitochondrial disorder.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2-3
Number of pages2
JournalMolecular and Chemical Neuropathology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Molecular Biology
  • Clinical Neurology


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