Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Glossary for Morquio syndrome type A

  • Chest symptoms: Symptoms affecting the chest region.
  • Congenital conditions: Any condition that you are born with such as birth defects or genetic diseases.
  • Congenital metabolic disorders: Congenital (birth) defects affecting any metabolic systems.
  • Dwarfism: Short stature. There are several types of dwarfism: acromelic (short hand and foot bones), mesomelic (short forearm and lower leg bones) and rhizomelic (short upper arm and leg bones).
  • Dysostosis: Defective bone development. It can result in missing bones, extra bone, shortened bones or other bone abnormalities. Further symptoms depend on the type of abnormality.
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Joint hypermobility: Increased movement of the joints with a predisposition to being dislocated.
  • Metabolic disorders: Disorders that affect the metabolic system in human
  • Neck symptoms: Symptoms affecting the neck
  • Poor growth: Poor body growth or delayed physical development.
  • Short trunk: Short trunk refers to a chest, abdomen, pelvis that are unusually short.

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise