Giant axonal neuropathy

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Giant axonal neuropathy

Synonyms: GAN

Giant axonal neuropathy (GAN) is a severe slowly progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by progressive motor and sensory peripheral neuropathy central nervous system involvement (including pyramidal and cerebellar signs) and characteristic kinky hair in most cases.

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