Mild phenotype in an adult male with X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy - case report

Clin Case Rep. 2015 Dec 21;4(2):177-81. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.434. eCollection 2016 Feb.


X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy may present with a deceptively mild phenotype, even in adult males. Tight collaboration between clinicians, geneticists, biochemists, and other specialists is increasingly required for clarification of diagnosis in cases with atypical presentation.

Keywords: Adrenomyeloneuropathy; Parkinson's disease; X‐linked adrenoleukodystrophy; leukodystrophy; myelopathy; phenotype.

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  • Case Reports