Corpus callosum agenesis-neuronopathy syndrome
Synonyms: Andermann syndrome | Charlevoix disease
A rare neurodegenerative disorder characterized by severe progressive sensorimotor neuropathy beginning in infancy with resulting hypotonia areflexia amyotrophy and variable degrees of dysgenesis of the corpus callosum. Additional features include mild-to-severe intellectual and developmental delays and psychiatric manifestations that include paranoid delusions depression hallucinations and ‘autistic-like’ features. Affected individuals are usually wheelchair restricted in the second decade of life and die in the third decade of life. The disease is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait.
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