Leigh syndrome, French Canadian type
Other Names for this Disease
- Congenital lactic acidosis, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean type
- Cox deficiency, French Canadian type
- COX deficiency, French-Canadian type
- Cox deficiency, Saguenay Lac saint Jean type
- Cytochrome c oxidase deficiency, French Canadian type
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- The Neuromuscular Disease Center at Washington University provides information about Leigh syndrome.
- Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Each entry has a summary of related medical articles. It is meant for health care professionals and researchers. OMIM is maintained by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
- Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs. Access to this database is free of charge.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Leigh syndrome, French Canadian type. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.
- Huntsman RJ, Sinclair DB, Bhargava R, Chan A. Atypical presentations of Leigh syndrome: A case series and review. Pediatr Neurol 2005;32:334-340.