Search for dissertations about: "Leukoencephalopathies"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word Leukoencephalopathies.

  1. 1. Radiological studies of LMNB1-related autosomal dominant leukodystrophy and Marinesco-Sjögren syndrome

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Johannes Finnsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Leukoencephalopathies; hereditary central nervous system demyelinating diseases; autonomic dysfunction; adult-onset; neuromuscular disease; pediatric; neuro-ophtalmology; ataxia;

    Abstract : There are approximately 6000 to 8000 rare diseases, each with a prevalence of less than 1 / 10 000, but in aggregate affecting 6 to 8% of the population. It is important to evaluate disease development and progression to know the natural course of any disease. READ MORE

  2. 2. Autosomal Dominant Leukodystrophy with Autonomic Symptoms and Rippling Muscle Disease Translational Studies of Two Neurogenetic Diseases

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jimmy Sundblom; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Inborn genetic diseases; Leukoencephalopathies; Lamin type B; Muscular disease; Caveolin 3; Neurology; Neurologi;

    Abstract : There is a large variety of diseases caused by single-gene mutations. Although most of these conditions are rare, together they impose a significant burden to the population. READ MORE