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Galactocerebrosidase deficiency

Introduction: Galactocerebrosidase deficiency

Description of Galactocerebrosidase deficiency

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency (medical condition): A rare inherited biochemical disorder involving the deficiency of an...more »

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Krabbe leukodystrophy:
  »Introduction: Krabbe leukodystrophy
  »Symptoms of Krabbe leukodystrophy

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Related Topics

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Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Galactocerebrosidase deficiency, or a subtype of Galactocerebrosidase deficiency, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Galactocerebrosidase deficiency as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency as a Disease

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Another name for Krabbe leukodystrophy (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Krabbe leukodystrophy
  »Symptoms of Krabbe leukodystrophy

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Related Diseases

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Galactocerebrosidase deficiency is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Galactocerebrosidase deficiency (Krabbe leukodystrophy)

Some of the symptoms of Galactocerebrosidase deficiency incude:

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Article Excerpts about Krabbe leukodystrophy

Krabbé disease is a rare, degenerative disorder of the central and peripheral nervous... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Krabbe Disease Information Page: NINDS)

Galactocerebrosidase deficiency: Related Disease Topics

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