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Tay-Sachs disease


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Other Names for Tay-Sachs disease

  • B variant GM2 gangliosidosis
  • Gangliosidosis GM2 , type 1
  • GM2 gangliosidosis, type 1
  • HexA deficiency
  • Hexosaminidase A deficiency
  • Hexosaminidase alpha-subunit deficiency (variant B)
  • Sphingolipidosis, Tay-Sachs
  • TSD
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