DIFFUSE CEREBRAL SCLEROSIS

DIFFUSE CEREBRAL SCLEROSIS

(Schilder’s disease, Encephalitis periaxialis duffusa)

DIFFUSE CEREBRAL SCLEROSIS…| There is widespread demyelination of cerebral hemispheres often associated with peculiar catabolic products called metachromatic and globoid bodies.

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Clinically there is progressive mental deterioration, central visual failure and spastic paralysis.

Treatment

No treatment is available.