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What is Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

What is Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: Disorder of mucopolysaccharide metabolism in infants.

Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: Introduction

Types of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV:

Broader types of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV:

Who gets Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

Patient Profile for Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: Infancy.

How serious is Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

Prognosis of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: Moderate. Complications may cause death in 20's or 30's.
Complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: see complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV
Prognosis of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: Cardiac or respiratory disease may cause death in the third or fourth decade of life. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Mucopolysaccharidoses Information Page: NINDS)

What causes Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

Causes of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: see causes of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV

What are the symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

Symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: see symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV

Complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: see complications of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV

Can anyone else get Mucopolysaccharidosis IV?

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

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Mucopolysaccharidosis IV

Main name of condition: Mucopolysaccharidosis IV

Other names or spellings for Mucopolysaccharidosis IV:

MPS IV, Morquio syndrome

Mucopolysaccharidosis IV: Related Conditions

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