Genetic leukoencephalopathies with unknown metabolic pathogenesis


The authors describe the principal forms of genetic leucodystrophies with unknown metabolic pathogenesis, indicating their main clinical signs and the new findings concerning the molecular genetic that are useful for the laboratory confirmation of the clinical suspicion.

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Federico, A., Rufa, A., Battisti, C. et al. Genetic leukoencephalopathies with unknown metabolic pathogenesis. Neurol Sci 22, S108–S112 (2001).

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  • Key words Leukodystrophies
  • White matter disorders
  • Neurodegenerative diseases