"Mucopolysaccharidoses" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Group of lysosomal storage diseases each caused by an inherited deficiency of an enzyme involved in the degradation of glycosaminoglycans (mucopolysaccharides). The diseases are progressive and often display a wide spectrum of clinical severity within one enzyme deficiency.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mucopolysaccharidoses".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Mucopolysaccharidoses".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mucopolysaccharidoses" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mucopolysaccharidoses" was a major or minor topic of these publication.