Gustavo Maegawa

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Lysosomal storage diseases

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has a lysosomal storage disease? What are the typical findings for this disease? Lysosomal storage disorders (LSDs) are genetic diseases caused by defects in lysosomal proteins or lysosomal related-proteins, which results in dramatic dysfunction of lysosomes. Lysosomes are cellular organelles required for recycling…

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