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What is the treatment for acid lipase disease?

There is no specific treatment for acid lipase diseases, such as Wolman's disease or cholesteryl ester storage disease (CESD). Certain drugs may be given to help with adrenal gland production, and children may need to be fed intravenously. Individuals with CESD may benefit from a low cholesterol diet.

This answer is based on source information from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

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