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Where can I go for support for a lipid storage disorder?

There are numerous support organizations and web sites for people who have lipid storage disorders, or know someone with a lipid storage disorder. They are generally associated with specific diseases. Because lipid storage disorders tend to require a large amount of supportive treatment, if you have a family member who has one of these diseases, you should consider learning more information about the specific condition from an appropriate group.

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How do I know if I have a gene for a lipid storage disorder?
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Doctors have not identified all the exact genes responsible for lipid storage disorders. They can he...
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What are lipid storage disorders?
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Lipid storage disorders, also known as lipidoses, are genetically based metabolic diseases where you...
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Are there cures for lipid storage disorders?
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There are no cures for lipid storage disorders. Because the diseases are ingrained into a person's g...
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Do lipid storage disorders run in families?
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Lipid storage disorders can run in families depending on how the gene for the disorder is passed alo...
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