DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for metachromatic leukodystrophy

Metachromatic leukodystrophy [DOID:10581]

A sphingolipidosis characterized by the accumulation of sulfatides in cells, especially the myelin producing cells of the nervous system.

Synonyms:  metachromatic leukodystrophy,  DOID:10581,  arylsulfatase A deficiency,  deficiency of cerebroside-sulfatase,  MLD ...

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