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What is Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III?

What is Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III?

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III: A rare inherited biochemical disorder characterized by the accumulation of mucopolysaccharides (glycosaminoglycans). This occurs due to there being not enough of the enzyme called N-acetyl-alpha-glucosaminidase (B) which is needed to break down the mucopolysacharides. The mucopolysaccharides are then deposited in various tissues.

Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III: Introduction

Types of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III:

Broader types of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III:

What causes Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III?

Causes of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III: see causes of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III

What are the symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III?

Symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III: see symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III

Can anyone else get Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III?

More information: see contagiousness of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III
Inheritance: see inheritance of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III.
Treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III: see treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III

Name of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III

Main name of condition: Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III

 

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