• Adrenoleukodystrophy Information Page: National Institute of ...

    www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/adrenoleukodystrophy/adrenoleukodystrophy.htm What is Adrenoleukodystrophy? X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) is one of a group of genetic disorders called the leukodystrophies that cause damage to ...
  • Adrenoleukodystrophy: Types, Causes & Symptoms

    www.healthline.com/health/adrenoleukodystrophy Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) refers to several different inherited conditions that affect the nervous system and adrenal glands. Other names for it are ...
  • Adrenoleukodystrophy - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/adrenoleukodystrophy/.../CON-20028957 Adrenoleukodystrophy — Comprehensive overview covers diagnosis and treatment of this genetic disorder that affects the brain.
    • Adrenoleukodystrophy - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/children/adrenoleukodystrophy Important It is possible that the main title of the report Adrenoleukodystrophy is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the ...
    • Adrenoleukodystrophy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adrenoleukodystrophy Adrenoleukodystrophy (/-ˌ l u-k oʊ-ˈ d i s-t r ə-f iː /) (also known as X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy, ALD, X-ALD, adrenomyeloneuropathy, AMN, Siemerling ...
    • X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy - Genetics Home Reference

      ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/x-linked-adrenoleukodystrophy X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy is a genetic disorder that occurs primarily in males. It mainly affects the nervous system and the adrenal glands, which are ...
    • Adrenoleukodystrophy - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of ...

      www.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/adrenoleukodystrophy/overview.html Adrenoleukodystrophy describes several closely related inherited disorders that disrupt the breakdown (metabolism) of certain fats (very-long-chain fatty acids).
    • What is ALD? — The Stop ALD Foundation

      www.stopald.org/what-is-ald What is ALD? Adrenoleukodystrophy, or ALD, is a deadly genetic disease that affects 1 in 18 000 people. It most severely affects boys and men. This brain disorder ...
    • Adrenoleukodystrophy | definition of adrenoleukodystrophy by ...

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/adrenoleukodystrophy Adrenoleukodystrophy Definition. Adrenoleukodystrophy is a rare genetic disease characterized by a loss of myelin surrounding nerve cells in the brain and progressive ...
    • Adrenoleukodystrophy: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001182.htm Adrenoleukodystrophy is usually passed down from parent to child as an X-linked genetic trait. It therefore affects mostly males, although some women who ...