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Lhermitte-Duclos disease

Disease definition

A very rare disorder characterized by abnormal development and enlargement of the cerebellum, and an increased intracranial pressure.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Dysplastic gangliocytoma of the cerebellum
    • LDD
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: Q04.8
  • OMIM: 158350
  • UMLS: C0391826  C1266181
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 6901
  • MedDRA: -

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