ceramide trihexosidase

noun
cer·​amide tri·​hexo·​si·​dase
variants: also ceramidetrihexosidase \ ˌsir-​ə-​ˌmīd-​ˌtrī-​ˌhek-​sə-​ˈsī-​ˌdās, -​ˌdāz How to pronounce ceramidetrihexosidase (audio) \

Medical Definition of ceramide trihexosidase

: an enzyme that breaks down ceramide trihexoside and is deficient in individuals affected with Fabry disease

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“Ceramide trihexosidase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ceramide%20trihexosidase. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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