Tay-Sachs disease

What is Tay-Sachs disease?

A rare disorder characterized by accumulation of G2 gangliosides due to hexosaminidase A deficiency.

Other condition names

  • GM2 gangliosidosis, B, B1 variant
  • Hexosaminidase A deficiency

Inheritance type

Autosomal recessive

Age of Onset

  • All ages
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