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ID DOID:4252
Name Alexander disease
Definition A leukodystrophy that is characterized by the destruction of white matter and the formation of Rosenthal fibers consisting of abnormal clumps of protein that accumulate in astrocytes.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_disease, http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/alexander_disease/alexander_disease.htm, http://www.omim.org/entry/203450, http://www.rarediseases.org/rare-disease-information/rare-diseases/byID/56/viewAbstract
Xrefs

CSP2005:1849-5479

GARD:5774

MESH:D038261

NCI:C84545

OMIM:203450

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:81854007

UMLS_CUI:C0270726

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Synonyms

Alexander's disease [EXACT]

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is_a leukodystrophy

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