Van der Knaap Syndrome

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Van der Knaap Syndrome

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The terms "Van der Knaap Syndrome" returned 3 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Forget About "van der Knaap syndrome," forget about glycine.
 

Author(s): Marjo S Van der Knaap

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2003 May;24(5):1030; author reply 1030.

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2003

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Demonstration of glycine peaks at 3.50 ppm in a patient with van der Knaap syndrome.
 

Author(s): R N Sener

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2001 Sep;22(8):1587-9.

 

Elevated levels of glycine in the CSF have recently been documented in van der Knaap syndrome (diffuse leukoencephalopathy associated with cystic degeneration of the white matter). This report describes a patient affected with the syndrome in whom proton MR spectroscopy showed probable ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2001

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[Van Der Knaap syndrome. Megalencephaly with leukodystrophy. Report of 2 cases in the same family].
 

Author(s): C E Cavalcanti, A Nogueira

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2000 Mar;58(1):157-61.

 

We report on two brothers, aged four and six years-old, evidencing the Van Der Knaap syndrome. Clinical and radiological aspects are discussed as well their peculiarities. Data are compared with related literature, as etiopathogenic mechanisms possibly involved.

Last Updated: 16 Aug 2000

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