Fast Five Quiz: Fabry Disease

Helmi L. Lutsep, MD


April 02, 2021

Among female carriers, patients may be asymptomatic, have fully expressed Fabry disease, or present with findings in between. Asymptomatic corneal dystrophy is an indication of the carrier state and occurs in approximately 70% of females with the disease. Approximately 30% of female carriers have angiokeratomas; less than 10% have paresthesias.

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