Fabry's disease

Fabry's disease
Fa·bry's disease 'fäb-rēz- n a disorder of lipid metabolism that is inherited as an X-linked recessive trait and is characterized by skin lesions esp. on the lower trunk, severe pain in the extremities, corneal opacities, and vascular disease affecting the kidneys, heart, or brain
Fabry Johannes (1860-1930)
German dermatologist. Fabry gave the first description of the disease which bears his name in 1898.

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J. Fabry (1860-1930), German dermatologist

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  • Fabry disease — A genetic disease due to deficiency of an enzyme called alpha galactosidase A. This enzyme is essential to the metabolism of molecules known as glycosphingolipids. Without the enzyme, glycosphingolipids accumulate in the kidneys, heart, nerves… …   Medical dictionary

  • Disease, Fabry — A genetic disease due to deficiency of an enzyme called alpha galactosidase A. This enzyme is essential to the metabolism of molecules known as glycosphingolipids. Without the enzyme, glycosphingolipids accumulate in the kidneys, heart, nerves… …   Medical dictionary

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