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ceramide trihexosidase

noun cer·amide tri·hexo·si·dase
variants: also

ceramidetrihexosidase

\ˌsir-ə-ˌmīd-ˌtrī-ˌhek-sə-ˈsī-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\

Medical Definition of ceramide trihexosidase

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


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