Gigantism

What is Gigantism? Gigantism is a disease in which there is an increased production of growth hormone (growth hormone), which in turn leads to an excessive proportional growth of the limbs and torso. Gigantism is

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GM2 Gangliosidosis

What is Gangliosidosis GM2? GM2 gangliosidosis is a progressive neurodegenerative disease from the group of gangliosidosis, which in its classic infantile form usually leads to death at the age of 2–3 years. The incidence is

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GM1 Gangliosidosis Type I

What is Gangliosidosis GM1 Type I? GM1-gangliosidosis type I (generalized familial gangliosidosis, neurovisceral lipidosis, b-galactosidase deficiency) is characterized by an autosomal recessively inherited deficiency of the enzyme GM1-b-galactosadase. The activity of this enzyme in the

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