• Perinatal neurology and orphan diseases in Ukraine: problems and perspectives

Perinatal neurology and orphan diseases in Ukraine: problems and perspectives

PERINATOLOGIYA I PEDIATRIYA. 2017.2(70):126-133; doi 10.15574/PP.2017.70.126

Kirilova L. G., Miroshnikov O. O., Yuzva O. O., Kizlyak-Bubryak M. E.
SI «Institute of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology of NAMS of Ukraine», Kyiv

The article analyzes the modern approaches for understanding rare (orphan) diseases from perinatal neurology point of view. Basic problems of orphan diseases management in Ukraine are reviewed and some ways of their solution suggested. A case of patient with orphan disease (Sotos syndrome) and autism spectrum disorder is presented.

Key words: orphan disease, perinatal neurology, autism spectrum disorders.

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