Gliosis, familial progressive subcortical

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Gliosis, familial progressive subcortical

Hereditary diffuse leukoencephalopathy with spheroids is an autosomal dominant adult-onset rapidly progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by variable behavioral, cognitive, and motor changes. Patients often die of dementia within 6 years of onset. Brain imaging shows patchy abnormalities in the cerebral white matter, predominantly affecting the frontal and parietal lobes (summary by {8:Rademakers et al., 2012}).
 

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