Lysosomal storage disorders

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

Lysosomal storage disorders (LSD) form a large group of clinical entities, more than forty now described, with the common etiological theme being the presence of dysfunctional lysosomal proteins, with the secondary accumulation of toxic metabolites inside the cellular lysosomes.

Inborn errors of metabolism
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rID: 68999
System: Paediatrics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lysosomal storage disorder
  • Disorders of lysosomal storage
  • Lysosomal storage disorders (LSDs)
  • Lysosomal storage disorders (LSD)

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