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gly·co·ge·no·sis type 5(glī'kō-jĕ-nō'sis tīp)
[Brian McArdle, Brit. pediatrician, 1911–2002]
A glycogen storage disease caused by deficient myophosphorylase B (a muscle phosphorylase.)Synonym: glycogen storage disease type V; muscle phosphorylase deficiency
McArdle,Brian, English neurologist, d. 2002.
McArdle disease - Synonym(s): McArdle syndrome
McArdle syndrome - glycogenosis due to muscle glycogen phosphorylase deficiency, resulting in accumulation of glycogen of normal chemical structure in muscle. Synonym(s): Cori syndrome; McArdle disease; McArdle-Schmid-Pearson syndrome; type 5 glycogenosis
McArdle-Schmid-Pearson disease - Synonym(s): McArdle syndrome