Spastic paraplegia type 2
Synonyms: SPG2 | Spastic gait type 2 | Spastic paraparesis type 2 | X-linked spastic paraplegia type 2
A rare X-linked leukodystrophy characterized primarily by spastic gait and autonomic dysfunction. When additional central nervous system (CNS) signs such as intellectual deficit ataxia or extrapyramidal signs are present the syndrome is referred to as complicated SPG.
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