Hereditary diffuse leukoencephalopathy with axonal spheroids and pigmented glia
Synonyms: ALSP | Adult-onset leukoencephalopathy with axonal spheroids and pigmented glia | Autosomal dominant leukoencephalopathy with neuroaxonal spheroids | FPSG | Familial dementia, Neumann type | Familial progressive subcortical gliosis | GPSC | HDLS | Hereditary diffuse leukoencephalopathy with spheroids | POLD | Pigmentary orthochromatic leukodystrophy | Subcortical gliosis of Neumann
Hereditary diffuse leukoencephalopathy with axonal spheroids and pigmented glia is a rare autosomal dominant disease characterized by a complex phenotype including progressive dementia apraxia apathy impaired balance parkinsonism spasticity and epilepsy.
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SISTERS’ HOPE FOUNDATION
The mission of Sisters’ Hope Foundation is to support and empower families impacted by HDLS/ALSP by: • educating the public to increase awareness around this rare disease • advocating for further research and funding to improve treatment options • connecting patients and families with this diagnosis to build community and support • providing financial assistance and resources to those in need
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United Leukodystrophy Foundation
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