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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Alpers syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Alpers disease
  • Alpers diffuse degeneration of cerebral gray matter with hepatic cirrhosis
  • Alpers progressive infantile poliodystrophy
  • Poliodystrophia cerebri progressiva
  • Progressive cerebral poliodystrophy
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Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Epilepsy Foundation
    8301 Professional Place East
    Suite 200
    Landover, MD 20785-2238
    Toll-free: 800-EFA-1000 (800-332-1000)
    Telephone: 301-459-3700
    Fax: 301-577-4941
    E-mail: info@efa.org
    Website: http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/

  • MitoAction
    PO Box 51474
    Boston, MA 02205
    Toll-free: 888-648-6228
    Telephone: 1-888-MITO-411 (648-6411) for support line
    E-mail: info@mitoaction.org
    Website: http://www.mitoaction.org

  • United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
    8085 Saltsburg Road, Suite 201
    Pittsburgh, PA 15239
    Toll-free: 888-317-8633
    Telephone: 412-793-8077
    Fax: 412-793-6477
    E-mail: info@umdf.org
    Website: http://www.umdf.org

Other Names for this Disease
  • Alpers disease
  • Alpers diffuse degeneration of cerebral gray matter with hepatic cirrhosis
  • Alpers progressive infantile poliodystrophy
  • Poliodystrophia cerebri progressiva
  • Progressive cerebral poliodystrophy
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.