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Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation

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Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA, formerly Hallervorden-Spatz syndrome) encompasses a group of rare neurodegenerative disorders characterized by progressive extrapyramidal dysfunction (dystonia, rigidity, choreoathetosis), iron accumulation in the brain and the presence of axonal spheroids, usually limited to the central nervous system.

Synonyms: NBIA

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Term information

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MeSH:C538421

ICD-10:G23.0

UMLS:C2931845

notation

ORPHA:385