sphingolipidosis

noun
sphin·go·lip·i·do·sis | \ -ˌlip-ə-ˈdō-səs \
plural sphingolipidoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of sphingolipidosis 

: 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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