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Diseases Common to all Jewish Groups

Ashkenazi Jewish Diseases

Sephardic-Mizrahi Diseases

Wolman Disease / Cholesteryl Ester Storage Disease

Wolman Disease / Cholesteryl Ester Storage Disease [LIPA]: An early-onset fulminant disorder of infancy with massive infiltration of the liver, spleen, and other organs by macrophages filled with cholesteryl esters and triglycerides. Death occurs early in life.

Sephardic-Mizrahi Jewish Carrier Frequency: 1 in 26

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