adult-type cerebral sphingolipidosis
adult-type cerebral sphingolipidosis(1) An older term which aggregated neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses, types 1 to 4, into one group.
(2) A blanket term for disorders of sphingolipid metabolism.
• GM1 gangliosidosis
• GM2 gangliosidosis
• Tay-Sachs disease
• Sandhoff disease
• Fabry's disease
• Krabbe disease
• Metachromatic leukodystrophy
• Gaucher disease
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