How is cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL) treated?

Updated: Oct 09, 2018
  • Author: Reza Behrouz, DO, FACP; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Neither a cure nor a specific treatment exist for CADASIL. Treatment endeavors should be focused on management of headaches, mood and psychiatric disturbances, and rehabilitation following a brain ischemic injury.


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