Cholesteryl ester storage disease. Report of a case.


Cholesteryl ester storage disease (CESD) is a rare disorder of familial incidence characterized by the accumulation of cholesteryl ester and triglycerides in the liver, intestine and bone marrow. Until now only 21 cases have been reported in the literature. We present a 9 months old girl presenting with increased abdominal girth. She had normal liver… (More)


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@article{Coelho1987CholesterylES, title={Cholesteryl ester storage disease. Report of a case.}, author={C. A. Coelho and Marly Aparecida Spadotto Balarin and Kunie Iabuki Rabello Coelho}, journal={Arquivos de gastroenterologia}, year={1987}, volume={24 3-4}, pages={184-7} }