Are there other names for adrenoleukodystrophy?
Adrenoleukodystrophy is also called X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy, referring to how it's inherited or passed through families. Adrenoleukodystrophy and X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy are the most up-to-date names for the condition. It has also been called Addison disease and cerebral sclerosis, Siemerling-Creutzfeldt Diease, Bronze Schilder Disease, melanodermic leukodystrophy, Schilder-Addison Complex, and Schilder disease.
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, OMIM®. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. MIM Number: 300100: Last updated 9/2013. http://www.omim.org/entry/300100
Genetics Home Reference. X-Linked adrenoleukodystrophy. https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/x-linked-adrenoleukodystrophy#synonyms