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Gauchers Disease

  • Gauchers Disease

    Introduction

    Gaucher's (go-SHAYZ) disease is the result of a buildup of certain fatty substances in certain organs, particularly your spleen and liver. This causes these organs to become much larger than normal and can affect their function. The fatty substances associated with Gaucher's disease also can build up in bone tissue.

  • Gauchers Disease

    Symptoms

    Symptoms of Gaucher disease vary greatly among those who have the disorder. The major clinical symptoms include: Enlargement of the liver and spleen (hepatosplenomegaly), A low number of red blood cells (anemia), Easy bruising caused, in part, by a low level of platelets (thrombocytopenia) and Bone disease (bone pain and fractures).

     

  • Gauchers Disease

    Treatments

    The diagnosis of Gaucher disease is based on clinical symptoms and laboratory testing. A diagnosis of Gaucher disease is suspected in individuals who have bone problems, enlarged liver and spleen (hepatosplenomegaly), changes in red blood cell levels, easy bleeding and bruising from low platlets or signs of nervous system problems.

  • Gauchers Disease

    Statistics

    Gaucher's Disease causes significant morbidity and mortality worldwide. The incidence and Prevalence of this disease is varying among different populations. It is reported that, in Argentina, Gaucher's Disease affects 0-1% of the total population. This disease mainly affects the age group of 0-1 years.

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