Fabry Disease (Symptoms and Life Expectancy) Center

Fabry disease (Fabry's disease, alpha-galactosidase-A) is a genetic disorder with symptoms such as

  • burning sensations in the hands,
  • small-raised reddish-purplish blemishes on the skin,
  • fever,
  • decreases sweating, and
  • gastrointestinal (GI) difficulties.

Fabry disease patients are at increased risk of heart attack, heart disease, kidney failure, and stroke. Symptoms of Fabry disease can be treated with medication.

Read more: Fabry Disease (Symptoms and Life Expectancy) Article

Subscribe to MedicineNet's Men's Health Newsletter

By clicking Submit, I agree to the MedicineNet's Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of MedicineNet's subscriptions at any time.