Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Gaucher's Disease Outlook

What to expect with Gaucher's disease:

  • Gaucher's disease that occurs in infants carries a poor prognosis: most children die before age five.
  • Mild forms of Gaucher's disease respond well to treatment.

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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