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by Badash M

(Alpha-Galactosidase A Deficiency; Anderson-Fabry Disease; Angiokeratoma Corporis Diffusum; Angiokeratoma Diffuse; Ceramide Trihexosidase Deficiency; GLA Deficiency; Glycolipid Lipidosis; Hereditary Dystopic Lipidosis)

 

Symptoms

Symptoms may begin in childhood or early adulthood. Common symptoms include:
Cataracts
Cataracts
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As adults, males may have the following complications due to blood vessel blockage:
Stroke
Stroke
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RESOURCES

Fabry Support and Information Group (FSIG)
http://www.fabry.org

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
http://www.ninds.nih.gov

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Fabry Association
http://www.fabrycanada.com

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca

 

References


Fabry disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us. Updated May 7, 2013. Accessed August 14, 2013.


Martins AM, D’Almeida V, Kyosen SO, et al. Guidelines to diagnosis and monitoring of Fabry disease and review of treatment experiences. J Pediatrics. 2009;155(4 Suppl):S19-S31.


NINDS Fabry disease information page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/fabrys/fabrys.htm. Updated October 6, 2011. Accessed August 14, 2013.


12/20/2007 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: 2007 safety alerts for drugs, biologics, medical devices, and dietary supplements: Carbamazepine (marketed as Carbatrol, Equetro, Tegretol and generics). Medwatch. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/safety/2007/safety07.htm#carbamazepine.

 

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