ea0081ep477 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022
Outtaleb Fatima Zahra
, Tazzite Amal
, Gazzaz Bouchaib
, Dehbi Hind
Krabbe disease, also known as globoid cell leukodystrophy, is an autonomic recessive genetic disorder caused by GALC mutations. GALC gene codes for galactosylceramidase, which is a lysosomal enzyme. This disorder can occur during early childhood, between the ages of 1 and 8 years old (later onset form) or during adulthood; its prevalence is estimated at 1/100 000. Nevertheless, in most cases, this disorder occurs during childhood. With this case report, our a...