Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Indian Pediatr. 2005 Jan;42(1):60-3.

Megalencephalic leukoencephalopathy with subcortical cysts.

Author information

  • 1Department of Pediatrics, Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Chennai, India.


Megalencephalic leukoencephalopathy with subcortical cysts is a rare disease first described in 1995. It is characterized by macrocephaly and early onset white matter degeneration. We report two siblings who were diagnosed to have this disease. This disease must be included in differential diagnosis of macrocephaly with early onset leukoencephalopathy.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free full text
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Indian Pediatrics
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk