glycogenosis

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Related to glycogen-storage disease: glycogen storage disease Ib

glycogenosis

[′glī·kō·jə′nō·səs]
(medicine)
One of several inborn errors in the metabolism of glycogen, classified on the basis of the enzyme deficiency and clinical findings as von Gierke's disease, Pompe's disease, limit dextrinosis, amylopectinosis, McArdle's disease, or Hers' disease.
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The conservative substitution Asp-645 to Glu in lysosomal [alpha]-glucosidase affects transport and phosphorylation of the enzyme in an adult patient with glycogen-storage disease type II.