Different features of lung involvement in Niemann-Pick disease and Gaucher disease


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GÜLHAN B., Ozcelik U., Gurakan F., Gucer S., ORHAN D., Cinel G., ...More

RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, vol.106, no.9, pp.1278-1285, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 106 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.rmed.2012.06.014
  • Journal Name: RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1278-1285
  • Keywords: Niemann Pick disease, Gaucher disease, Lung involvement, Bronchial cast, Flexible bronchoscopy, DEFICIENT MOUSE MODEL, PULMONARY INVOLVEMENT, NATURAL-HISTORY, B DISEASE, LAVAGE, CT
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Niemann-Pick disease (NPD) and Gaucher disease (GD) are well-known lysosomal storage diseases. Respiratory system involvement is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with NPD and GD.