glycogen storage disease type II

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glycogen storage disease type II

A glycogen storage disease caused by a deficiency of lysosomal a-glucosidase.
Synonym: Pompe disease
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Beaudette said late-onset acid maltase deficiency is so rare there aren't enough people locally to have a viable support group.
Otto van Diggelen, (Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands), and the Acid Maltase Deficiency Association (Australia) for providing samples from Pompe patients.
Cardiac Care: People with debrancher enzyme deficiency, carnitine deficiency and acid maltase deficiency may develop significant heart problems.