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What is Type 3c Gaucher disease (cardiovascular Gaucher)?

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Type 3c is also called cardiovascular Gaucher disease. It's a rare type that mostly affects your heart. Signs of this form usually show up in childhood. The most common symptom is hardened heart valves.

Reviewed by Louise Chang on August 10, 2018
Reviewed by Louise Chang on August 10, 2018

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