Vacuolated Lymphocytes as a Clue for Diagnosis of Lysosomal Storage Disease like GM1 Gangliosidosis

  • Mohammad Vasei
  • Maryam Abolhasani
  • Moeinadin SafaviEmail author


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All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohammad Vasei
    • 1
    • 2
  • Maryam Abolhasani
    • 1
    • 3
  • Moeinadin Safavi
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Molecular Pathology and Cytogenetic Ward, Pathology Department, Medical FacultyTehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Pathology, Children’s Medical CenterTehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  3. 3.Oncopathology Research CenterIran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran

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