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Disease Glycogen Storage Disease Type VIII

Name Glycogen Storage Disease Type VIII
Synonym Glycogenosis 8
Definition An x-linked recessive hepatic glycogen storage disease resulting from lack of expression of phosphorylase-b-kinase activity. Symptoms are relatively mild; hepatomegaly, increased liver glycogen, and decreased leukocyte phosphorylase are present. Liver shrinkage occurs in response to glucagon.
Categories Genetic disease (inborn) | Metabolic disease
MeSH® ID D006015
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1. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, X-Linked Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glycogen Storage Disease Type VIII
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carbohydrate Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glycogen Storage Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glycogen Storage Disease Type VIII
3. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carbohydrate Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glycogen Storage Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glycogen Storage Disease Type VIII

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