TITLE

Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1614
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease" is presented. Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease was named after German neurologists F. Pelizaeus and L. Merzbacher. The disease is an X-linked disorder of myelin formation marked by cognitive deficits, nystagmus, spasticity, and gait disturbance. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21239833

 

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