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Definitions

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  • n. Any of a group of disorders characterized by progressive degeneration of the white matter of the brain, caused by imperfect growth or development of the myelin sheath that acts as an insulator around nerve fibres.

Etymologies

leuko- +‎ dystrophy (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Gaucher disease; Niemann-Pick disease; Krabbe disease; metachromatic leukodystrophy; Tay Sachs; Sandhoff

    Biochemical Genetics-Metabolic Disease

  • His three sons have a devastating metabolic disease called metachromatic leukodystrophy, or MLD.

    New bone marrow transplant method may expand treatment

  • The author created the character, Android, from a child born with a genetic anomaly called leukodystrophy.

    Android, age one

  • Android, Age One is a science fiction adventure based on the real life and death of a child with leukodystrophy.

    Android, age one

  • AIDS * leprosy * malaria * Adult-onset vanishing white matter leukoencephalopathy * Late-onset metachromatic leukodystrophy * Cerebral

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  • You have heard us talk about the MLD, the metachromatic leukodystrophy program, and we have had some delays in starting our pivotal trial, mostly associated with difficulties in our contract manufacturing, producing the enzyme there.

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  • He has, for example, been taking a 5-year-old girl suffering from the painful genetic disorder metachromatic leukodystrophy from the airport in Somerset, N.J., to one in Chapel Hill, N.C., since she was 2 years old.

    J. Weekly

  • His three sons have a devastating metabolic disease called metachromatic leukodystrophy, or

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  • Our preliminary studies on 43 unrelated Polish patients suffering from different types of metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD) showed that four mutations in the

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  • The bill would add five lysosomol storage diseases to the newborn screening panel: Pompe disease or acid maltase deficiency; Krabbe disease or globoid cell leukodystrophy; Gaucher's disease; Niemann-Pick disease; and Fabry disease.

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