Musculoskeletal complications associated with lysosomal storage disorders: Gaucher disease and Hurler-Scheie syndrome (mucopolysaccharidosis type I).

@article{Pastores2005MusculoskeletalCA,
  title={Musculoskeletal complications associated with lysosomal storage disorders: Gaucher disease and Hurler-Scheie syndrome (mucopolysaccharidosis type I).},
  author={Gregory M. Pastores and Patrick A. Meere},
  journal={Current opinion in rheumatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={
          70-8
        }
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Enzyme therapy for lysosomal storage disorders directed at correcting the underlying cause of disease represents the most significant recent advance in patient management. This review focuses on two disease groups: glycosphingolipidoses and mucopolysaccharidoses. Specifically, Gaucher disease and Hurler-Scheie syndrome have been selected as the prototypical disorder for each respective class. RECENT FINDINGS Musculoskeletal complications are encountered in several of the… CONTINUE READING

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