Medical Definition of Cholesterol ester storage disease

1. A rare benign adult form of inherited lysosomal lipid storage disease that is due to deficiency of acid lipase. It results in an accumulation of neutral lipids, particularly cholesterol esters, within cells (particularly leukocytes, fibroblasts, and liver cells). It is an allelic variant of wolman disease. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cholesterol Ester Storage Disease

cholesterics
cholesteride
cholesterin
cholesterinaemia
cholesterinised antigen
cholesterinosis
cholesterins
cholesterinuria
cholesteroderma
cholesterol
cholesterol 26-hydroxylase
cholesterol 7 alpha-monooxygenase
cholesterol cleft
cholesterol dehydrogenase
cholesterol embolism
cholesterol ester storage disease (current term)
cholesterol ester transport proteins
cholesterol esterase
cholesterol esters
cholesterol monooxygenase
cholesterol oxidase
cholesterol reductase
cholesterol sulfotransferase
cholesterolaemia
cholesterolaemic
cholesterolemia
cholesterolemias
cholesterolemic
cholesterologenesis
cholesterolosis

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