A Case of Early Onset MELAS Patient with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
Wolff-Parkinson-White 증후군을 동반한 MELAS 증후군 환아 1례
Jeong-A Kim ; Jung Min Ahn ; Heung Dong Kim ; Joon Soo Lee ; Hoon Chul Kang ; Young Mock Lee
Journal of Korean Neurology Association (대한소아신경학회지), Vol.19(3) : 266~271, 2011
Journal of Korean Neurology Association (대한소아신경학회지)
Mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis, and stroke-like episodes (MELAS) syndrome is one of the classic mitochondrial diseases characterized by symptoms of repeated episodes of hemiparesis with mitochondrial DNA mutation. We report a rare case of early onset MELAS patient confirmed by genetic analysis with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.