Diagnosis of Hereditary Neurological Metabolic Diseases

  • A. Lowenthal
  • N. Chamoles
  • K. Adriaenssens
  • R. Humbel


Metabolic studies in man can reveal interesting and useful information. Clinical manifestations that appear at first to be a single metabolic disease often turn out to be genetic variants attributed to mutations, either in different loci or in a single locus (polyallelism).


Mental Retardation Phytanic Acid Disease Maple Syrup Urine Maple Syrup Urine Disease Metachromatic Leukodystrophy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Lowenthal
    • 1
  • N. Chamoles
    • 2
  • K. Adriaenssens
    • 3
  • R. Humbel
    • 4
  1. 1.Laboratory of Neurochemistry, Born Bunge FoundationUniversitaire Instelling AntwerpenAntwerpBelgium
  2. 2.Laboratorio de NeuroquimicaClinica del SolBuenos AiresArgentina
  3. 3.Provinciaal Instituut voor HygiëneAntwerpBelgium
  4. 4.Centre Hospitalier de LuxembourgLuxembourgGermany

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