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Noun1.lipidosis - a disorder of lipid metabolism; abnormal levels of certain fats accumulate in the body
metabolic disorder - a disorder or defect of metabolism
abetalipoproteinemia - a rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism; characterized by severe deficiency of beta-lipoproteins and abnormal red blood cells (acanthocytes) and abnormally low cholesterol levels
Gaucher's disease - a rare chronic disorder of lipid metabolism of genetic origin
Niemann-Pick disease - a disorder of lipid metabolism that is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait
infantile amaurotic idiocy, Sachs disease, Tay-Sachs, Tay-Sachs disease - a hereditary disorder of lipid metabolism occurring most frequently in individuals of Jewish descent in eastern Europe; accumulation of lipids in nervous tissue results in death in early childhood
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lipidosis, lipoidosis

n. trastorno metabólico de almacenamiento de grasas en los órganos tal como en el vaso o el hígado.
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The main histologic differential diagnoses are other nephropathies with foamy podocytes, such as lysosomal inhibitor toxicity and other renal lipidoses (GM1 gangliosidosis, I-cell disease, Hurler syndrome, Niemann-Pick disease, Farber disease, and infantile nephrosialidosis).
(15) Iatrogenic renal lipidoses have been reported in association with different lysosomal inhibitors (chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine, amiodarone), which inhibit lysosomal enzyme [alpha]-galactosidase A.