Forbes disease

gly·co·ge·no·sis type 3

(glī'kō-jĕ-nō'sis tīp)
Disorder due to amylo-1,6-glucosidase deficiency, resulting in accumulation of abnormal glycogen with short outer chains in liver and muscle.
Synonym(s): Cori disease, Forbes disease.
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Forbes disease

(forbz)
[Gilbert B. Forbes, U.S. pediatrician, 1916–2003]
Glycogen storage disease type III.
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Forbes,

Gilbert B., U.S. pediatrician, 1915–.
Forbes disease - storage of excess amounts of glycogen. - glycogenosis due to amylo-1,6-glucosidase deficiency, resulting in accumulation of abnormal glycogen with short outer chains in liver and muscle. Synonym(s): type 3 glycogenosis.
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