Hereditary CNS demyelinating disease

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Hereditary CNS demyelinating disease
Specialty Neurology, Medical genetics, Endocrinology 

A hereditary CNS demyelinating disease is a demyelinating central nervous system disease that is primarily due to an inherited genetic condition. (This is in contrast to autoimmune demyelinating conditions, such as multiple sclerosis, or conditions such as central pontine myelinolysis that are associated with acute acquired insult.)[citation needed]

Examples include:[1]


  1. ^ "Hereditary Central Nervous System Demyelinating Diseases - Genetics Home Reference". Archived from the original on 2010-04-08. Retrieved 2009-03-11.

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