Reconsideration of the classification of the neuronal ceroid-lipofuscinoses.

  title={Reconsideration of the classification of the neuronal ceroid-lipofuscinoses.},
  author={Paul Richard Dyken},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics. Supplement},
Neuronal ceroid-lipofuscinoses (NCL) represent diseases of different types. Each variety of NCL may have its own clinical course, genetics, pathogenesis, and treatment. Four disorders are presently accepted as examples of NCL. These include the chronic juvenile or Batten type, the acute late infantile or Bielschowsky type, the chronic or subacute adult Kufs type, and the acute infantile or Santavuori-Haltia type. Seventy patients with clinical and pathological features of NCL have been studied… CONTINUE READING
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