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Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1

Introduction: Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1

Description of Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 (medical condition): A rare inherited biochemical disorder characterized...more »

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Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome:
  »Introduction: Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome
  »Symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome
  »Treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: Related Topics

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Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: Rare Disease

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 as a Disease

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: Another name for Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome
  »Symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome
  »Treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: Related Diseases

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 (Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 incude:

Treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 (Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome)

Treatments for Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 (Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome) include:

  • Symptomatic and supportive
  • Enzyme replacement therapy
  • There is no cure but symptomatic measures can improve quality of life. Bone marrow transplants can provide significant benefits for patients with more serious forms of the disease. Early diagnosis and treatment helps slow the progression of the condition. Genetic counseling is recommended

Treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: For more treatment information about Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1, see treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1)

Mucopolysaccharidosis type 1: Article Excerpts about Mucopolysaccharidosis type I Hurler-Scheie syndrome

Mucopolysaccharidosis I(MPS I), which includes Hurler, Scheie, and Hurler... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Mucopolysaccharidoses Information Page: NINDS)

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