27 Possible Causes for Leukodystrophy in USA

  • Leukodystrophy

    leukodystrophies. … For three types of leukodystrophies (X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD) and Krabbe Disease (globoid cell leukodystrophy - GLD), gene … Leukodystrophy at DMOZ United Leukodystrophy Foundation Leukodystrophy Alliance MLD Foundation - metachromatic leukodsytrophy ALD LIfe - Adrenoleukodsytrophy UK Documentary … [1]

  • Metachromatic Leukodystrophy

    There are three subtypes of metachromatic leukodystrophy. … Metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD, also called arylsulfatase A deficiency) is a lysosomal storage disease which is commonly listed in the family of leukodystrophies as well … Adult metachromatic leukodystrophy generally presents at 17 years of age or older.[2] [3]

  • Peroxisomal Disease

    United Leukodystrophy Foundation The United Leukodystrophy Foundation is dedicated to helping children and adults who have leukodystrophy and assisting the family members, … Peroxisomal disorders also include: The European Leukodystrophy Foundation The mission of the ELA is to help and support families affected by leukodystrophy, to stimulate … ELA is thus a bridge between all forms of leukodystrophy and a family solidarity network.[4]

  • Alexander Disease

    Alexander disease, also known as fibrinoid leukodystrophy, is a progressive and fatal neurodegenerative disease. … Alexander disease belongs to leukodystrophies, a group of diseases that affect the growth or development of the myelin sheath. … Alexander disease is a very rare but universally fatal central nervous system disease that belongs to the group of leukodystrophies associated with demyelination.[5] [6]

  • Globoid Cell Leukodystrophy

    Globoid cell leukodystrophy may also be referred to as Krabbe disease. … Globoid cell leukodystrophy (GLC) is a rare genetic disorder. … Globoid cell leukodystrophy is a rare, degenerative disease associated with progressive demyelination; symptom onset typically occurs in infancy.[7] [8]

  • Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis

    It falls within a group of genetic disorders called the leukodystrophies.[9]

  • Canavan Disease

    Canavan disease is classified as a leukodystrophy. … All the leukodystrophies are advancing metabolic rare genetic disorders. … Leukodystrophies disrupt myelin coverage resulting into dysfunction of nerves.[10] [11]

  • Zellweger Syndrome

    It is one of a family of disorders called leukodystrophies.[12]

  • Diffuse Cerebral Sclerosis of Schilder
    Leukodystrophy Canavan Disease

    Lorenzo's Oil Augusto, Michaela, and Lorenzo Odone ALD Connect ALD Life European Leukodystrophy Foundation Fight ALD March of Dimes Foundation United Leukodystrophy Foundation … [13]

  • Cerebral Lipidosis

    Metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD) - Deficiency of the arylsulphatase A (ASA) gene is the main pathological event in MLD, which causes a demyelinating form of cerebral lipidosis … [14]

Further symptoms


  1. Leukodystrophy, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  2. Metachromatic Leukodystrophy, Symptoma
  3. Metachromatic leukodystrophy, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  4. Peroxisomal disorder, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Alexander Disease, Symptoma
  6. Alexander disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Globoid Cell Leukodystrophy, Symptoma
  8. Krabbe disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  9. Cerebrotendineous xanthomatosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  10. Canavan Disease, Symptoma
  11. Canavan disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. Zellweger syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  13. Adrenoleukodystrophy, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  14. Cerebral Lipidosis, Symptoma