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are congenital disorders of glycosylation progressive disorders with worsening symptoms over time? is there shortened life expectancy?

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Yes and yes: This is a very complex topic. There are many different forms of the disease affecting many different genes. I would suggest the following as a nice overview about the disease: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/books/nbk1332/.
Answered on Jan 16, 2018
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