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RGD uses the Human Disease Ontology (DO, for disease curation across species. RGD automatically downloads each new release of the ontology on a monthly basis. Some additional terms which are required for RGD's curation purposes but are not currently covered in the official version of DO have been added. As corresponding terms are added to DO, these custom terms are retired and the DO terms substituted in existing annotations and subsequently used for curation.

Term:Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome
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Definition:A condition that is characterized by HEADACHE; SEIZURES; and visual loss with edema in the posterior aspects of the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES, such as the BRAIN STEM. Generally, lesions involve the white matter (nerve fibers) but occasionally the grey matter (nerve cell bodies).
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Leukoencephalopathy Syndromes, Posterior;   Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome;   Reversible Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome
 primary_id: MESH:D054038;   RDO:0007643
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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Tgfb1 transforming growth factor, beta 1 ISO CTD Direct Evidence: marker/mechanism CTD PMID:29483653 NCBI chr 1:82,480,875...82,497,196
Ensembl chr 1:82,480,195...82,497,199
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  disease 16085
    syndrome 7041
      Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome 1
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  disease 16085
    disease of anatomical entity 15340
      nervous system disease 10967
        central nervous system disease 9119
          brain disease 8448
            intracranial hypertension 4
              hypertensive encephalopathy 3
                Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome 1
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