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LAL Deficiency

Introduction: LAL Deficiency

Description of LAL Deficiency

LAL Deficiency (medical condition): A rare inherited lipid storage disease. The condition usually results in...more »

See also:

Wolman disease:
  »Introduction: Wolman disease
  »Symptoms of Wolman disease
  »Treatments for Wolman disease

LAL Deficiency: Related Topics

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LAL Deficiency: Rare Disease

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

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

LAL Deficiency as a Disease

LAL Deficiency: Another name for Wolman disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Wolman disease
  »Symptoms of Wolman disease
  »Treatments for Wolman disease

LAL Deficiency: Related Diseases

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

Symptoms of LAL Deficiency (Wolman disease)

Some of the symptoms of LAL Deficiency incude:

Treatments for LAL Deficiency (Wolman disease)

Treatments for LAL Deficiency (Wolman disease) include:

  • There is no specific treatment other than symptomatic measures:
  • Adrenal hormones if adrenal glands fail
  • IV nutrition
  • Bone marrow transplant caused remission in one patient
  • Blood transfusions if anemia develops

Treatment of LAL Deficiency: For more treatment information about LAL Deficiency, see treatment of Wolman disease (LAL Deficiency)

LAL Deficiency: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to LAL Deficiency:

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Source - NIH

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