Hallervorden – Spatz disease

Case report


K. Radhakrishnan, R. Shridharan, P. Ashok, Mukhtar Ahmed

Department of Medicine (Neurology Unit), Faculty of Medicine, Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi, S.P.L.A.J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 9, No.2. January 1986: 105-106


Two siblings with the classical clinical description of Hallervorden-Spatz disease are reported. This is believed to be the first documentation of this disorder from Libya.

Keywords: Hallervorden – Spatz disease