Disease Overview

Johannes Fabry

Fabry disease is an X-linked inherited, progressive and multisystemic rare condition that can affect both males and females of all ages and ethnic backgrounds. It was first described independently in 1898 by Drs. William Anderson (England) and Johannes Fabry (Germany). Fabry disease is also known as angiokeratoma corporis diffusum universal and Anderson-Fabry disease. Desnick R.J., Ioannou Y.A., Eng C.M. (2014). α-Galactosidase A Deficiency: Fabry Disease. In Valle D, Beaudet A.L., Vogelstein B, Kinzler K.W., Antonarakis S.E., Ballabio A, Gibson K, Mitchell G (Eds)

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