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Canavan disease

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Other Names for Canavan disease

  • ACY2 deficiency
  • Aminoacylase 2 deficiency
  • ASP deficiency
  • ASPA deficiency
  • Aspartoacylase deficiency
  • Canavan-van Bogaert-Bertrand disease
  • Spongy degeneration of the central nervous system
  • Von Bogaert-Bertrand disease