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What are the symptoms of fabry disease?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Fabry disease

This is a rare form of sphingolipidosis (dysfunctional metabolism of sphingolipids) due to deficiency of Alpha galactosidase enzyme a , leading to accumulation of the lipid in different organs.
It presents as pain, kidney failure, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, neuropathy, fatigue, skin & eye lesions. Life expectancy is 40-60 years.

In brief: Fabry disease

This is a rare form of sphingolipidosis (dysfunctional metabolism of sphingolipids) due to deficiency of Alpha galactosidase enzyme a , leading to accumulation of the lipid in different organs.
It presents as pain, kidney failure, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, neuropathy, fatigue, skin & eye lesions. Life expectancy is 40-60 years.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Fabry disease

This is a rare form of sphingolipidosis (dysfunctional metabolism of sphingolipids) due to deficiency of Alpha galactosidase enzyme a , leading to accumulation of the lipid in different organs.
It presents as pain, kidney failure, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, neuropathy, fatigue, skin & eye lesions. Life expectancy is 40-60 years.

In brief: Fabry disease

This is a rare form of sphingolipidosis (dysfunctional metabolism of sphingolipids) due to deficiency of Alpha galactosidase enzyme a , leading to accumulation of the lipid in different organs.
It presents as pain, kidney failure, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, neuropathy, fatigue, skin & eye lesions. Life expectancy is 40-60 years.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
Thank
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