Gaucher's disease

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Noun1.Gaucher's disease - a rare chronic disorder of lipid metabolism of genetic origin
monogenic disease, monogenic disorder - an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes
lipidosis - a disorder of lipid metabolism; abnormal levels of certain fats accumulate in the body
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Background: Gaucher's disease (GD) is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by a deficiency of acid [sz]-glucosidase (glucocerebrosidase [GBA]) that results in the accumulation of glucocerebroside within macrophages.
Gaucher's disease: A review for the internist and hepatologist.
As the country observes Gaucher's Disease Awareness Month this October, the West Virginia-based National Gaucher Foundation is hosting an online awareness campaign to promote the importance of education and awareness.
[USPRwire, Tue Oct 13 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Gaucher's Disease - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Gaucher's Disease's therapeutic pipeline.
Gaucher's disease: clinical features and natural history.
Dambrosia et al., "Replacement therapy for inherited enzyme deficiency--macrophage-targeted glucocerebrosidase for Gaucher's disease," The New England Journal of Medicine, vol.
According to the plea, the rickshaw- puller has already lost four children to Gaucher's disease that affects many organs and tissues.
[ClickPress, Mon Jul 01 2013] Global Markets Direct's, 'Gaucher's Disease - Pipeline Review, H1 2013', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
Risk factors for osteonecrosis in patients with type 1 Gaucher's disease.