A full-term infant girl exhibited a rapidly progressing neurologic disease characterized clinically by respiratory distress, flaccidity, myoclonic seizures, and a periodic electroencephalographic pattern. Death occurred at 18 days of age. Sudanophilic leukodystrophy was found at postmortem examination.
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