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Abstract

GM2 gangliosidoses are inherited disorders involving sphingolipid storage. There are three major, biochemically distinct types: B, O, and AB. Type B is the classical Tay-Sachs disease (TSD) and type O is equivalent to Sandhoff’s disease (SD).

Keywords

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Anterior Horn Cell Sandhoffs Disease Brain Stem Nucleus Motor Cranial Nerve 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacob Valk
    • 1
  • Marjo S. van der Knaap
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic Radiology and NeuroradiologyFree University HospitalAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Child NeurologyAcademic HospitalUtrechtThe Netherlands

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