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Enzyme replacement therapy leads to a degradation of Gaucher cell deposits with subsequent reconversion to fatty marrow and production of a high signal intensity on T1-weighted MRI.
Caption: Figure 1: Sections of the bone marrow, lymph node, liver, and spleen showing large mononuclear and multinuclear histiocytic cells with fine fibrillary appearance ("Gaucher cells") (H&E x200).
The patient had been definitively diagnosed with GD at the age of 1 year based on the identification of Gaucher cells in her bone marrow and decreased leukocyte [sz]-glucosidase activity.
Some patients undergo splenectomy because of splenic enlargement that interferes with their life activity.5 Cytopenia develops in patients who have undergone splenectomy reflects advanced marrow infiltration by Gaucher cells.