Glycogen storage disease GSD II (Pompe)

Pompe disease is caused by the deficiency of glucosidase leading to abnormal storage of glucose... more
Disease
Pompe disease is caused by the deficiency of glucosidase leading to abnormal storage of glucose in lysosomes. Affected dogs suffer from vomiting, progressive muscle weakness and loss of condition. Heart disease leads to death at about 1.5 years of age.
Breed
Finnish Lapphund, Lapponian Herder, Swedish Lapphund
Heredity
autosomal recessive
Test duration
1-2 weeks after arrival of the sample in the lab
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