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What is Leigh Syndrome? If you had MS, I could help you

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Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases is proud to present this piece, a runner-up entry in Findacure and Medics4RareDiseases’ “Student Voice” contest, which explores some of the changes which need to be made in healthcare, in order to improve the experiences for patients with rare diseases.
**Please note: due to space constraints, this “Student Voice” blog appears in condensed form (the full-length version which was submitted for the contest, can be found here).

I had the fortunate and unique opportunity to speak with F (pseudonym), a 30-year-old female with a maternally-inherited mitochondrial disease: Leigh-like syndrome.

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