Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease

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Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Coexisting adult polyglucosan body disease with frontotemporal lobar degeneration with transactivation response DNA-binding protein-43 (TDP-43)-positive neuronal inclusions.
 

Author(s): Jill G Farmer, Barbara J Crain, Brent T Harris, R Scott Turner

Journal: Neurocase. 2013 ;19(1):67-75.

 

Frontotemporal lobar degeneration with ubiquitin-positive inclusions (FTLD-U) is one of the most common pathological findings associated with the clinical FTLD syndromes. However, molecular characterization with genetic sequencing and protein expression techniques are recognizing ...

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2013

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A case of adult polyglucosan body disease.
 

Author(s): Seung-Yeob Lee, Jae-Hyeon Park, So Hun Kim, Tai-Seung Kim, Won-Joo Kim, Young-Chul Choi

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2007 Aug;48(4):701-3.

 

Adult polyglucosan body disease (APBD) is a rare neurological disease, characterized by adult onset (fifth to seventh decades), progressive sensorimotor or pure motor peripheral neuropathy, upper motor neuron symptoms, neurogenic bladder, and cognitive impairment. APBD is confirmed ...

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2007

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The terms "Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Adult polyglucosan body disease associated with an extrapyramidal syndrome.
 

Author(s): N P Robertson, S Wharton, J Anderson, N J Scolding

Journal: J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.. 1998 Nov;65(5):788-90.

 

A 50 year old patient is described who presented with parkinsonism, frontal dementia, peripheral neuropathy, neurogenic bladder, and upper motor neuron signs. No improvement in objective measurements of extrapyramidal dysfunction were seen with an incremental apomorphine test or more ...

Last Updated: 10 Dec 1998

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Triheptanoin Treatment Trial for Patients With Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Polyglucoson Body Disease; Glycogen Brancher Enzyme Deficiency; Glycogen Storage Disease Type IV

 

Last Updated: 13 May 2014

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