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Desmosterolosis: Introduction

Desmosterolosis: A rare condition characterized by abnormal cholesterol biosynthesis where one of the intermediate products of cholesterol synthesis (desmosterol) is deposited in the body (plasma and other tissues). The condition also involves variable congenital anomalies which can be lethal in some cases. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Desmosterolosis is available below.

Symptoms of Desmosterolosis

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Causes of Desmosterolosis

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Definitions of Desmosterolosis:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Desmosterolosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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