What is leukodystrophy?
Leukodystrophies are a group of rare genetic disorders, often diagnosed during childhood. There are over 90 identified leukodystrophies.
What causes leukodystrophy?
Leukodystrophies mainly affect children and are caused by a problem in the development of the brain’s white matter.
What are the symptoms of leukodystrophy?
Symptoms of leukodystrophies may include:
– problems with movement
– hearing loss
– balance issues
– difficulties with speech