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What is Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

What is Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis I: Disorder of mucopolysaccharide metabolism in infants.

Mucopolysaccharidosis I: Introduction

Types of Mucopolysaccharidosis I:

Types of Mucopolysaccharidosis I:

Broader types of Mucopolysaccharidosis I:

How many people get Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

Prevalance of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: about 200 people ("Orphan Products: Hope for People With Rare Diseases", By Carol Rados, FDA Consumer magazine, November-December 2003 Issue)
Prevalance Rate of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: approx 1 in 1,360,000 or 0.00% or 200 people in USA [about data]

Who gets Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

Patient Profile for Mucopolysaccharidosis I: Infants.

How serious is Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

Prognosis of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: Poor. Usually death by age 10.
Complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: see complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis I

What causes Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

Causes of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: see causes of Mucopolysaccharidosis I

What are the symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

Symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: see symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis I

Complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis I: see complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis I

Can anyone else get Mucopolysaccharidosis I?

More information: see contagiousness of Mucopolysaccharidosis I
Inheritance: see inheritance of Mucopolysaccharidosis I

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mucopolysaccharidosis I: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mucopolysaccharidosis I.
Treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis I: see treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis I
Research for Mucopolysaccharidosis I: see research for Mucopolysaccharidosis I

Name and Aliases of Mucopolysaccharidosis I

Main name of condition: Mucopolysaccharidosis I

Other names or spellings for Mucopolysaccharidosis I:


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Mucopolysaccharidosis I: Related Conditions

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