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Neurological Sciences

, Volume 38, Issue 5, pp 913–914 | Cite as

Fabry disease with lenticular degeneration without pulvinar sign

  • Dokyung Lee
  • Jin Sug Kim
  • Da Rae Kim
  • Chun-Gyoo Ihm
  • Sung Sang YoonEmail author
Letter to the Editor
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Keywords

High Signal Intensity Enzyme Replacement Therapy Fabry Disease Periventricular White Matter Lentiform Nucleus 
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Notes

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Conflict of interest

None.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dokyung Lee
    • 1
  • Jin Sug Kim
    • 2
  • Da Rae Kim
    • 2
  • Chun-Gyoo Ihm
    • 2
  • Sung Sang Yoon
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Neurology, College of MedicineKyung Hee UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, College of MedicineKyung Hee UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea

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