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Goldberg syndrome

Goldberg syndrome: Introduction

Goldberg syndrome: A rare lysosomal storage disorder characterized by an enzyme deficiency (neuraminidase and beta-galactosidase) which results in a build-up of glycoproteins in the urine. There are three main subtypes: infantile, juvenile and adult forms. The early infantile form is the most severe and often results in death during infancy. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Goldberg syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Goldberg syndrome

Goldberg syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Goldberg syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Goldberg syndrome

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Definitions of Goldberg syndrome:

Goldberg syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Goldberg syndrome, or a subtype of Goldberg syndrome, 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 it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Goldberg syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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  1. Goldberg syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Complications

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