cerebroside lipoidosis

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cer·ebr·o·side lip·oi·do·sis

a group of lysosomal storage diseases characterized by accumulation of lipid in cells of affected tissue and commonly accompanied by a manifest derangement of central nervous system development; for example, Gaucher disease and Krabbe disease.


(lip?oyd-o'sis) [ lipoid + -osis]
Excessive lipid accumulation. See: xanthomatosis; lipidosis

arterial lipoidosis


cerebroside lipoidosis

Gaucher's disease.
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