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Other Heredodegenerative Diseases

Abstract

Dentato-rubro-pallido-luysian atrophy (DRPLA) is a rare familial disorder comprising degeneration of the cerebellar efferent system and of the pallido-luysian tracts. Ataxic choreoathetoid, pseudo-Huntington, and myoclonic epilepsy forms of this syndrome have been described. The disorder begins between 7 and 20 years of age.

Keywords

Intellectual Disability Dentate Nucleus Myotonic Dystrophy Rett Syndrome Spinocerebellar Ataxia 
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15 Other Heredodegenerative Diseases

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