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Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 19 Disease Panel

Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 38 Disease Panel

Sephardic/Mizrahi Jewish Genetic Diseases

Wolman Disease

A metabolic disease resulting from an inability to process cholesterol. This disease occurs in infancy with failure to thrive, anemia, vomiting, diarrhea and adrenal gland deposits which are visible on imaging studies. Death usually occurs in the first year of life.

Carrier Frequency: 1 in 45 Persian and Bukharan Jews

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