Human genes for Krabbe disease
Krabbe disease [DOID:10587]
An extrapulmonary tuberculosis that results_in lymphocyte-predominant exudative pleural effusion, located_in pleura. This results from an allergic response to tuberculoprotein causing the permeabiltity of the pleural vasculature to alter leading to a sub-pleural caseous focus rupture into the pleural sac.
Synonyms: Krabbe disease, DOID:10587, Krabbe disorder, Krabbe syndrome, beta galactocerebrosidase deficiency ...