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What is Mucolipidosis type 3 A?

What is Mucolipidosis type 3 A?

  • Mucolipidosis type 3 A: A rare inherited biochemical disorder involving the progressive accumulation of certain chemicals (glycoproteins and glycolipids) in body tissues due to deficiency of an enzyme (UDP-N-acetylglucosamine-I-phosphotransferase) needed to process it.

Mucolipidosis type 3 A is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Mucolipidosis type 3 A, or a subtype of Mucolipidosis type 3 A, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Mucolipidosis type 3 A: Introduction

Types of Mucolipidosis type 3 A:

Broader types of Mucolipidosis type 3 A:

How serious is Mucolipidosis type 3 A?

Complications of Mucolipidosis type 3 A: see complications of Mucolipidosis type 3 A

What causes Mucolipidosis type 3 A?

Causes of Mucolipidosis type 3 A: see causes of Mucolipidosis type 3 A

What are the symptoms of Mucolipidosis type 3 A?

Symptoms of Mucolipidosis type 3 A: see symptoms of Mucolipidosis type 3 A

Complications of Mucolipidosis type 3 A: see complications of Mucolipidosis type 3 A

Can anyone else get Mucolipidosis type 3 A?

More information: see contagiousness of Mucolipidosis type 3 A
Inheritance: see inheritance of Mucolipidosis type 3 A

Mucolipidosis type 3 A: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mucolipidosis type 3 A.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mucolipidosis type 3 A.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mucolipidosis type 3 A: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mucolipidosis type 3 A.
Treatments for Mucolipidosis type 3 A: see treatments for Mucolipidosis type 3 A

Name and Aliases of Mucolipidosis type 3 A

Main name of condition: Mucolipidosis type 3 A

Other names or spellings for Mucolipidosis type 3 A:

ML3, ML 3 A, Pseudo-Hurler polydystrophy

ML III A, ML3, Pseudo-Hurler polydystrophy
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Mucolipidosis type 3 A: Related Conditions

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