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Disease Marchiafava-Bignami Disease

Name Marchiafava-Bignami Disease
Synonyms Marchiafava Bignami Disease | Marchiafava Bignami Syndrome | Marchiafava-Bignami Syndrome
Definition A neurodegenerative condition that is characterized by demyelination or necrosis of the CORPUS CALLOSUM. Symptoms include DEPRESSION; PARANOIA; DEMENTIA; SEIZURES; and ATAXIA which can progress to COMA and death in a few months. Marchiafava-Bignami syndrome is seen often in alcoholics but has been found in non-alcoholics as well.
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D054319

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases, Metabolic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Marchiafava-Bignami Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Demyelinating Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Marchiafava-Bignami Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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