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Alpers syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Alpers diffuse degeneration of cerebral gray matter with hepatic cirrhosis
  • Alpers disease
  • Alpers progressive infantile poliodystrophy
  • Alpers-Huttenlocher syndrome
  • Diffuse cerebral degeneration in infancy
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