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Tigroid and leopard skin pattern of dysmyelination in metachromatic leucodystrophy
  1. R Nandhagopal,
  2. S G Krishnamoorthy
  1. Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, India
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr R Nandhagopal
 Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati- 517 507, Andhra Pradesh, India; rnandagopal{at}yahoo.com

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A 3 year old female child, born of consanguineous parentage and full term normal delivery, developed psychomotor regression. When examined one year later, she exhibited no tracking of visual or auditory stimuli and optic fundi revealed mild pallor. She could produce no meaningful speech. She had drooling of saliva from the mouth, bilateral pyramidal signs, and …

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