About the Disease
Fabry disease, also known as angiokeratoma corporis diffusum, ceramide trihexosidosis or Anderson-Fabry disease, is the most prevalent lysosomal storage disorder that results from the buildup of globotriaosylceramide, a particular type of fat, in the body’s cells. It is a rare disease that affects multiple systems.
Source: National Institutes of Health
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