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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glycogenosis in Medicine

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

glycogen storage disease

n.

glycogenosis
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