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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Reliable markers for predicting neurologic outcome in patients with MPS II are lacking. The purpose of this study is to explore whether quantitative volumetric measurements of brain MR imaging can be used to differentiate between MPS II patients with and without cognitive impairment. This MR imaging study is the first in MPS II(More)
BACKGROUND Krabbe disease is a fatal neurodegenerative disease caused by rapid demyelination of the central and peripheral nervous systems. The only available treatment, unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation, is effective only if performed before clinical symptoms appear. Phenotypic expressions of disease-causing mutations vary widely, but(More)
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