\sɪɹˈama͡ɪd tɹˈa͡ɪhɪksˌɒsa͡ɪdz], \sɪɹˈamaɪd tɹˈaɪhɪksˌɒsaɪdz], \s_ɪ_ɹ_ˈa_m_aɪ_d t_ɹ_ˈaɪ_h_ɪ_k_s_ˌɒ_s_aɪ_d_z]\
Definitions of CERAMIDE TRIHEXOSIDES
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Glycosphingolipids which contain as their polar head group a trisaccharide (galactose-galactose-glucose) moiety bound in glycosidic linkage to the hydroxyl group of ceramide. Their accumulation in tissue, due to a defect in ceramide trihexosidase, is the cause of angiokeratoma corporis diffusum (FABRY DISEASE).
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