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Gaucher disease type 1

Other Names for this Disease
  • Acid beta-glucosidase deficiency
  • Gaucher disease, noncerebral juvenile
  • GD 1
  • Glucocerebrosidase deficiency
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  • My sister passed away several years ago from complications of Gaucher disease.  She was petite in build and darker skinned than any of her siblings who had much lighter complexions and stockier builds.  Would these differences have been due to Gaucher disease? Click here for answer