Introduction: Krabbé Disease


Krabbé Disease: Brain myelin disorder with various symptoms.

Krabbé Disease: Krabbé disease is a rare, degenerative disorder of the central and peripheral nervous systems. It is one of a group of genetic disorders called the leukodystrophies that affect the growth of the myelin sheath, the fatty covering-which acts as an insulator-on nerve fibers in the brain. 1

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         Contents for Krabbé Disease:

1. excerpt from NINDS Krabbe Disease Information Page: NINDS

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