Splenomegaly?  |  Hepatomegaly?
Thrombocytopenia?  |  Pulmonary Involvement?

Your Differential
could make all the difference

If you see a combination of these
signs and symptoms, test for ASMD.

Early diagnosis of ASMD is imperative1

SUSPECT AND TEST

ASMD (acid sphingomyelinase deficiency), also known as Niemann-Pick disease types A, A/B, and B, is a progressive, genetic disease that can lead to a shortened lifespan in both children and adults.1

Recognize the
signs of ASMD

ASMD is multisystemic and progressive1

SEE THE SYMPTOMS April,
Living with ASMD

ASMD can cause
early mortality1

Patients with ASMD may have reduced life expectancy1

Know the
disease burden

Early diagnosis can
facilitate symptom
management1,2

Symptoms are variable and often
overlap with other conditions.2

DISCOVER THE STEPS
TO DIAGNOSIS
Patients with ASMD Type B may have symptoms of thrombocytopenia
Patients with ASMD Type B may have symptoms of interstitial lung disease
Patients with ASMD Type B may have symptoms of hepatomegaly
Patients with ASMD Type B may have symptoms of splenomegaly

Testing is a
straightfoward
process2

Include ASMD in your differential diagnosis

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ABOUT TESTING
Garret,
Living with ASMD

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References:
  1. McGovern MM, Avetisyan R, Sanson BJ, Lidove O. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2017;12(1):41.
  2. McGovern MM, Dionisi-Vici C, Giugliani R, et al. Genet Med. 2017;19(9):967-974.