Gaucher’s Disease

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Gaucher’s disease is a medical hereditary condition leading to a fat metabolism product: glucocerebrosides accumulation. The genetic defect that results in Gaucher’s Disease is recessive; an affected individual must inherit 2 defected genes to progress symptoms. The Gaucher’s Disease leads to a brownish skin pigmentation and enlargement of the spleen or liver. Glucocerebrosides accumulation in […]

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