A deadly disease found in .001% of 1 year olds
Description of the disease
It is a rare disease and usually deadly disorder of the nevous system which is in the brain.
Causes of the disorder
It is an inherited genetic disease, which means that it is pased down in families. it is also caused by a shortage of galactosylceramidase which your body really needs
What people with the disease usually look like
Long term effects
People with the disease are unable to create a substance called galactosylceramidase which is needed to make myelin. Meylin is a material your body uses to surround and protect nerve fibers.
Treatments for disorder
There is no cure for Krabbes disease but there are some treatments that can stop seizures, muscle spasms, and slow deterioration of muscles.