Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Leukodystrophy Outlook

What to expect with adrenoleukodystrophy:

  • Children with this condition develop worsening damage to the nervous system, which usually results in a coma within two years.

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Last Updated: Feb 22, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Leukodystrophy References
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