Medical Dictionary

sphingolipidosis

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noun sphin·go·lip·i·do·sis \-ˌlip-ə-ˈdō-səs\

Medical Definition of sphingolipidosis

plural

sphingolipidoses

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  1. :  any of various usually hereditary disorders (as Gaucher's disease and Tay-Sachs disease) characterized by abnormal metabolism and storage of sphingolipids


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