Sporadic infantile bilateral striatal necrosis

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Sporadic infantile bilateral striatal necrosis

Synonyms: ABSN | Acute bilateral striatal necrosis | Sporadic IBSN | Sporadic infantile striatonigral degeneration | Sporadic infantile striatonigral necrosis

Sporadic infantile bilateral necrosis is the sporadic form of infantile bilateral striatal necrosis (IBSN; see this term) a syndrome of bilateral symmetric spongy degeneration of the caudate nucleaus putamen and globus pallidus characterized by developmental regression choreoathetosis and dystonia progressing to spastic quadriparesis.

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