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Pompe disease

Introduction: Pompe disease

Description of Pompe disease

Pompe disease (medical condition): A rare inherited biochemical disorder where insufficient maltase acid...more »

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Pompe disease: Related Topics

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Pompe disease: Rare Disease

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

Pompe disease is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Pompe disease, or a subtype of Pompe disease, 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 Pompe disease as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Pompe disease as a Disease

Pompe disease (medical condition): See Pompe disease (disease information).
  »Introduction: Pompe disease
  »Symptoms of Pompe disease

Pompe disease: Related Diseases

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