glycogen storage disease


noun Pathology.

any of several inherited disorders of glycogen metabolism that result in excess accumulation of glycogen in various organs of the body.
Also called gly·co·ge·no·sis [glahy-koh-juh-noh-sis] /ˌglaɪ koʊ dʒəˈnoʊ sɪs/.
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Medicine definitions for glycogenosis (1 of 2)

glycogenosis

[ glī′kə-jə-nōsĭs ]

n.

Any of various inheritable diseases caused by enzyme deficiencies and characterized by the abnormal accumulation of glycogen in tissue.dextrinosis glycogen storage disease

Medicine definitions for glycogenosis (2 of 2)

glycogen storage disease

n.

glycogenosis

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