Gaucher Disease and Its Treatment Options

  title={Gaucher Disease and Its Treatment Options},
  author={Lunawati L. Bennett and D. Mohan},
  journal={Annals of Pharmacotherapy},
  pages={1182 - 1193}
  • Lunawati L. Bennett, D. Mohan
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Pharmacotherapy
  • Objective: To review the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and treatments of Gaucher disease (GD), focusing on the role of enzyme replacement therapy (ERT), andsubstrate reduction therapy (SRT). Data Sources: A literature search through PubMed (1984-May 2013) of English language articles was performed with terms: Gaucher’s disease, lysosomal storage disease. Secondary and tertiary references were obtained by reviewing related articles. Study Selection and Data Extraction: All articles in English… CONTINUE READING
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