Adrenoleukodystrophy is the name given to a group of inherited pathological conditions which affect the nervous system and adrenal glands. Some of the other names for Adrenoleukodystrophy are adrenomyeloneuropathy, childhood cerebral ALD, and Schilder-Addison complex. Adrenoleukodystrophy is a rare condition and affects about 1 in 50,000 people. This condition affects profoundly males than females. There are basically three types of Adrenoleukodystrophy which have been delineated below and the symptoms caused by them are variable and depend on the type of Adrenoleukodystrophy the patient has.