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What is fabry disease like?

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Dr. Beth Friedland
Ophthalmology

In brief: Can be treated

Enzyme replacement therapy holds promise and has been fda approved.
Symptoms begin during childhood and include burning sensations in the hands that gets worse with exercise and hot weather and small raised reddish-purple blemishes on the skin. Eye signs include cloudy cornea. Lipid storage may lead to poor circulation, increased risk of heart attack, stroke, kidney disease.

In brief: Can be treated

Enzyme replacement therapy holds promise and has been fda approved.
Symptoms begin during childhood and include burning sensations in the hands that gets worse with exercise and hot weather and small raised reddish-purple blemishes on the skin. Eye signs include cloudy cornea. Lipid storage may lead to poor circulation, increased risk of heart attack, stroke, kidney disease.
Dr. Beth Friedland
Dr. Beth Friedland
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