Supratentorial and pontine MRI abnormalities characterize recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay. A comprehensive study of an Italian series.

@article{Prodi2013SupratentorialAP,
  title={Supratentorial and pontine MRI abnormalities characterize recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay. A comprehensive study of an Italian series.},
  author={Elena Prodi and Marina Grisoli and Marta Panzeri and Ludovico Minati and F Fattori and A Erbetta and Graziella Uziel and Stefano D'Arrigo and Alessandra Tessa and Claudia Ciano and Filippo Maria Santorelli and Mario Savoiardo and Caterina Mariotti},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={138-46}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay (ARSACS) is an early-onset neurodegenerative disorder caused by mutations in the SACS gene. The disease, first described in Canadian families from Québec, is characterized by cerebellar ataxia, pyramidal tract involvement and peripheral neuropathy. METHODS Analysis of… CONTINUE READING