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Antopol's disease

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A storage disease in which abnormal glycogen deposits in the heart and systemic muscles cause cardiomegaly and muscle weakness.

Description

A storage disease in which abnormal glycogen deposits in the heart and systemic muscles cause cardiomegaly and muscle weakness.

Bibliography

  • W. Antopol, et al:
    Cardiac hypertrophy caused by glycogen storage disease in fifteen-year-old boy.
    American Heart Journal, St. Louis, Missouri, 1940, 20: 546-556.

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