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Fabry's disease

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Description of Fabry's disease

Fabry's disease (medical condition): Genetic fat storage disorder...more »

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Fabry's disease: An inherited metabolic disorder where phospholipids are deposited mostly in the blood vessels as well as other tissues and organs. Symptoms include skin lesions, small red spots on the abdomen, thighs and scrotum, fever, peripheral edema, hypertension and renal failure. Also called angiokeratoma corporis diffusion, Anderson's syndrome, Anderson-Fabry disease, Morbus Anderson-Fabry, Ruiter-Pompen syndrome or Sweeley-Klionsky disease.

Fabry's disease: Lysosomal storage disease caused by a deficiency of alpha-galactosidase A and resulting in an accumulation of globotriaosylceramide in the renal and cardiovascular systems. The disease is X-linked and is characterized by telangiectatic skin lesions, renal failure, and disturbances of the cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and central nervous systems.
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Fabry's disease: x-linked lysosomal storage disease of glycosphingolipid catabolism, resulting from a deficiency of alpha-galactosidase A and leading to accumulation of ceramide trihexoside in the cardiovascular and renal systems.
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Fabry's disease is a fat storage disorder caused by a deficiency of an enzyme involved in the biodegradation of... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Fabry's Disease Information Page: NINDS)

Fabry's disease is a fat storage disorder caused by a deficiency of an enzyme involved in the... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Fabry's Disease Information Page: NINDS)

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Fabry's disease as a Symptom

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Fabry's disease (symptom): Fabry's disease is a fat storage disorder caused by a deficiency of an enzyme involved in the biodegradation of... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Fabry's Disease Information Page: NINDS)

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