Encephalopathy Progressive Optic Atrophy

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Encephalopathy Progressive Optic Atrophy

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The terms "Encephalopathy Progressive Optic Atrophy" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Serial MR imaging, diffusion tensor imaging, and MR spectroscopic findings in a child with progressive encephalopathy, edema, hypsarrhythmia, and optic atrophy (PEHO) syndrome.
 

Author(s): T A G M Huisman, A Klein, B Werner, T Straube, E Boltshauser

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2006 Aug;27(7):1555-8.

 

PEHO syndrome is a rare symptom complex of severe progressive encephalopathy, edema, hypsarrhythmia, and optic atrophy. Disease onset is in early infancy. The current case report presents and discusses serial conventional MR imaging findings and serial functional studies including ...

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2006

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[Progressive encephalopathy with oedema, hypsarrhythmia and optic atrophy (PEHO syndrome). A case report].
 

Author(s): M Nieto-Barrera, M Nieto-Jiménez, F Díaz-Fernandez, C Campaña-Marchal, R Candau Fernández-Mensaque

Journal: Rev Neurol. ;36(11):1044-6.

 

Progressive encephalopathy with oedema, hypsarrhythmia and optic atrophy (PEHO syndrome) is a pathological process that begins in the first months of life and quickly leads to a very serious encephalopathy. We report the case of an infant suffering from PEHO syndrome and discuss its pathogenesis.

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2003

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Markedly elevated nitrate/nitrite levels in the cerebrospinal fluid of children with progressive encephalopathy with edema, hypsarrhythmia, and optic atrophy (PEHO syndrome).
 

Author(s): S Vanhatalo, R Riikonen

Journal: Epilepsia. 2000 Jun;41(6):705-8.

 

To compare the levels of brain nitric oxide production in patients with PEHO or PEHO-like syndrome and in controls with other neurologic disease.

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2000

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