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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
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Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Canadian Society for Mucopolysaccharide and Related Diseases Inc. (Canadian MPS Society)
    P.O. Box 30034, RPO Parkgate
    North Vancouver, BC V7H 2Y8
    Canada
    Toll-free: 800-667-1846
    Telephone: 604-924-5130
    Fax: 604-924-5131
    E-mail: info@mpssociety.ca
    Website: http://www.mpssociety.ca

  • National MPS Society
    4220 NC Hwy 55, Ste.140
    Durham, NC 27713
    Toll-free: 877-MPS-1001
    Telephone: 919-806-0101
    Fax: 919-806-2055
    E-mail: info@mpssociety.org
    Website: http://www.mpssociety.org

  • Society for Mucopolysaccharide (MPS) Diseases
    MPS House Repton Place White Lion Road
    Amersham Buckinghamshire
    HP7 9LP
    United Kingdom
    Telephone: (+44) 0845 389 9901
    E-mail: mps@mpssociety.co.uk
    Website: http://www.mpssociety.co.uk

Social Networking Websites

  • DNAandU.org is a Web site and blog¬†that collects¬†firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support

Other Names for this Disease
  • Attenuated MPS (subtype; formerly known as mild MPS II)
  • Hunter syndrome
  • I2S deficiency
  • Iduronate 2-sulfatase deficiency
  • MPS 2
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.