Diffuse Liver Pathology- Glycogen Storage Disease

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  • 1. 
    Glycogen storage disease is also called _________________.
  • 2. 
    Glycogen storage disease is an _______________ __________________ disorder of carbohydrate metabolism.
  • 3. 
    The underlying problem in all of the glycogen storage diseases is the __________ and _____________ of glycogen.
  • 4. 
    Glucose is a major source of energy for the body; it is stored in the form of ______________ and later released with the help of ____________.
  • 5. 
    People with Glycogen storage disease have an inherited absence or deficiency of any of the ______________ responsible for forming or releasing glycogen as it is needed by the body during exercise and/or between meals.
  • 6. 
    The enzyme defect leads to abnormal tissue concentrations of _____________ or to structurally _______________ forms of glycogen
  • 7. 
    There are about 12 known types of GSD but the most common type is ________ _____________ disease, or type _____(#).
  • 8. 
    Type 1 GSD results from a defect in the enzyme glucose 6- phosphatase allowing excessive _______________ of glycogen in the liver, intestinal tract and kidnets.
  • 9. 
    In GSD 1, the breaking down of _____________ into _______________ does not occur.
  • 10. 
    As a result of GSD 1, the liver is clogged with excess ____________ and becomes _______________ and _______________.
  • 11. 
    Von Gierke's disease usually occurs in ___________ and ______________ _________________.
  • 12. 
    Clinically, symptoms include __________________ and ____________ levels of glucose 6-phosphatase, and elevated levels of lactic acid, ______________, and uric acid in the blood.
  • 13. 
    ____________ are stored in the liver along with the _____________ which leads to ________________.
  • 14. 
    Clinically, growth is ____________, puberty is often _________, and bones may be ______________ by __________________.
  • 15. 
    Glycogen storage disease- clinicallyBlood platelets are also affected and frequent ______________ and easy ________________ are common.
  • 16. 
    Glycogen storage disease- clinicallyPrimary symptoms ______________ with age, but after age 20-30, liver tumors, liver cancer, chronic renal disease, and gout may appear.
  • 17. 
    Glycogen storage disease- Sono appearanceType 1 GSD is indistinguishable from any other cause of diffuse fatty infiltration so there will be a diffuse ______________ in liver parenchyma echogenicity and ______________ penetration.
  • 18. 
    Glycogen storage disease- sono appearanceThere will be _________________.
  • 19. 
    GSD is also associated with hepatic _________________.
  • 20. 
    Types 3 and 4 GSD is mostoften associated with ________________ and ____________________ ____________________.
  • 21. 
    Treatment of Glycogen storage disease depends on the severity of the disease  and includes simple ____________ management, to more severe ____________ _____________. Glycogen storage disease can result in _____________.
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