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any small compartment

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1,11) In its absence, glucocerebroside remains intact and accumulates to form the characteristic Gaucher cells of the disease.
Three of them underwent a LN biopsy, which revealed no malignancy but infiltration of Gaucher cells, which were confirmed in all other reports.
5 Cytopenia develops in patients who have undergone splenectomy reflects advanced marrow infiltration by Gaucher cells.
As a result, the accumulation of Gaucher cells may cause spleen and liver enlargement, anemia, excessive bleeding and bruising, bone disease and a number of other signs and symptoms.
The diagnosis was based on anemia, thrombocytopenia, elevated levels of serum acid phosphatase and angiotensin-converting enzyme, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, the presence of Gaucher cells in bone marrow aspiration.