Batten disease is a rare neurological disorder that causes vision loss, seizures, and progressive decline in cognitive function. Different types of the disorder exist depending on the age of patient and onset of symptoms. Learn more about the causes, signs, and treatment for Batten disease in the infographic. For further information on research and support groups, check out the following organizations: Batten Disease Support and Research Association, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, and Nathan’s Battle Foundation[For Batten Disease Research].
An insightful and well-researched infographic written and illustrated by Rajamani Selvam, PhD.