Mucopolysaccharidosis type II
Other Names for this Disease
- Attenuated MPS (subtype; formerly known as mild MPS II)
- Hunter syndrome
- I2S deficiency
- Iduronate 2-sulfatase deficiency
- MPS 2
Tests & Diagnosis
The Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) provides information about the genetic tests for this condition. Click here to link directly to a list of labs conducting carrier screening for MPS II. The intended audience for the GTR is health care providers and researchers. Patients and consumers with specific questions about a genetic test should contact a health care provider or a genetics professional.
- Martin RA. Mucopolysaccharidosis Type II. Gene Reviews. November 6, 2007; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/bookshelf/br.fcgi?book=gene&part=hunter. Accessed 12/29/2008.