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Disease Niemann-Pick Diseases

Name Niemann-Pick Diseases
Synonyms Niemann Pick Disease | Niemann-Pick Disease | Niemann Pick Diseases
Definition A group of autosomal recessive disorders in which harmful quantities of lipids accumulate in the viscera and the central nervous system. They can be caused by deficiencies of enzyme activities (SPHINGOMYELIN PHOSPHODIESTERASE) or defects in intracellular transport, resulting in the accumulation of SPHINGOMYELINS and CHOLESTEROL. There are various subtypes based on their clinical and genetic differences.
Categories Genetic disease (inborn) | Lymphatic disease | Metabolic disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D009542
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases, Metabolic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brain Diseases, Metabolic, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Histiocytosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Histiocytosis, Non-Langerhans-Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. 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 Brain Diseases, Metabolic, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. 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 Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. 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 Lysosomal Storage Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
6. 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 Brain Diseases, Metabolic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brain Diseases, Metabolic, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
7. 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 Lipid Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
8. 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 Brain Diseases, Metabolic, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
9. 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 Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
10. 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 Lysosomal Storage Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sphingolipidoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Niemann-Pick Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Niemann-Pick Disease, Intermediate, Protracted Neurovisceral
  Niemann-Pick Disease, Intermediate, With Visceral Involvement And Rapid Progression
  Niemann-Pick Disease, Type A Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Niemann-Pick Disease, Type B Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Niemann-Pick Disease, Type C Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Niemann-Pick Disease, Type F