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Is gaucher's disease a metabolic or genetic disorder?
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Both
Gaucher disease is passed as an autosomal recessive genetic defect.
It involves improper coding for an enzyme that would otherwise process and remove excess buildup of glycolipids from a variety of cells in the body.

In brief: Both
Gaucher disease is passed as an autosomal recessive genetic defect.
It involves improper coding for an enzyme that would otherwise process and remove excess buildup of glycolipids from a variety of cells in the body.
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