TITLE

Cervical Stenosis and Spastic Quadriparesis in Morquio Disease (MPS IV): A Case Report with Twenty-six-Year Follow-up

AUTHOR(S)
White, Klane K.; Steinman, Suzanne; Mubarak, Scott J.
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 2, p438
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study exploring the history and development of Morquio disease in a single patient over a 30 year period. Morquio disease, a mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) disease that causes abnormal accumulation of glycosaminoglycans in the body, was followed over a 30 year period in a 5-year old boy as he grew into adulthood.
ACCESSION #
36627726

 

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