Hepatic storage of glycogen in Niemann-Pick disease type B.


Journal Article

We report 2 patients with confirmed Niemann-Pick disease, type B, with previous diagnoses of glycogen storage disease based on excessive glycogen on liver biopsy specimens. These cases emphasize the importance of a complete evaluation, including biochemical confirmation, for patients with suspected metabolic storage diseases.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Smith, WE; Kahler, SG; Frush, DP; Milov, DE; Gottfried, MR; Chen, YT

Published Date

  • June 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 138 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 946 - 948

PubMed ID

  • 11391349

Pubmed Central ID

  • 11391349

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3476

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1067/mpd.2001.113103


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States