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Wolman's disease

Introduction: Wolman's disease

Description of Wolman's disease

Wolman's disease (medical condition): A rare inherited lipid storage disease. The condition usually...more »

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Wolman's disease: severe infantile form of inherited lysosomal lipid storage disease due to deficiency of acid lipase; results in accumulation of neutral lipids, particularly cholesterol esters, within cells.
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Wolman's disease as a Disease

Wolman's disease: Another name for Wolman disease (or close medical condition association).
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Wolman's disease: Related Diseases

Wolman's disease: Wolman's disease is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Wolman's disease (Wolman disease)

Some of the symptoms of Wolman's disease incude:

Treatments for Wolman's disease (Wolman disease)

Treatments for Wolman's disease (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 Wolman's disease: For more treatment information about Wolman's disease, see treatment of Wolman disease (Wolman's disease)

Wolman's disease: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Wolman's disease

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