MR of childhood metachromatic leukodystrophy.

  title={MR of childhood metachromatic leukodystrophy.},
  author={Tae Su Kim and In-One Kim and Woo Sun Kim and Yun Sun Choi and Jae Young Lee and Oksoo Kim and Kyung Mo Yeon and Ki Jun Kim and Yong soon Hwang},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  volume={18 4},
PURPOSE To investigate the MR findings of childhood metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD). METHODS Nine MR imaging studies in seven children (five girls and two boys, 10 to 32 months old) with MLD were evaluated retrospectively for the extent and progression of white matter abnormalities and the presence of contrast enhancement. RESULTS All seven cases showed symmetric, confluent high signal intensity on T2-weighted images in the periventricular white matter and centrum semiovale. A posterior… CONTINUE READING
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