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What is MPS 3 D?

What is MPS 3 D?

  • MPS 3 D: A rare inherited biochemical disorder characterized by the accumulation of mucopolysaccharides (glycosaminoglycans) due to deficiency of an enzyme called N-acetylglucosamine-6-sulfate sulfatase. Mucopolysaccharide levels build up and are then deposited in various tissues.

MPS 3 D: Introduction

Types of MPS 3 D:

Broader types of MPS 3 D:

What causes MPS 3 D?

Causes of MPS 3 D: see causes of MPS 3 D

What are the symptoms of MPS 3 D?

Symptoms of MPS 3 D: see symptoms of MPS 3 D

Can anyone else get MPS 3 D?

More information: see contagiousness of MPS 3 D
Inheritance: see inheritance of MPS 3 D

MPS 3 D: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and MPS 3 D.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for MPS 3 D: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for MPS 3 D.
Treatments for MPS 3 D: see treatments for MPS 3 D

Name and Aliases of MPS 3 D

Main name of condition: MPS 3 D

Other names or spellings for MPS 3 D:

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 3 D, Sanfilippo syndrome D, N-acetylglucosamine-6-sulfate sulfatase deficiency

MPS 3 D: Related Conditions

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