Basic Summary for Leukodystrophy


Main name of condition: Leukodystrophy
Other names or spellings: leukodystrophies

What is Leukodystrophy?
  Brief description of Leukodystrophy: A group of disorders affecting the myelin sheath of the brain and spinal cord.
  Parent types of Leukodystrophy: Brain conditions
  Organs Affected by Leukodystrophy: brain, spinal cord
  Types of Leukodystrophy: Adrenoleukodystrophy, Alexander disease, Alexander Syndrome, Canavan disease, Infantile Refsum Disease, Krabbé Disease, Metachromatic Leukodystrophy, Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease, Refsum Disease

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