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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Mucopolysaccharidosis type IVA


Other Names for this Disease
  • MPS IVA
  • MPS 4A
  • Morquio A disease
  • Galactosamine-6-sulfatase deficiency
  • GALNS deficiency
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Financial Resources

  • National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) has Disease-Specific Assistance Programs designed to help patients with out-of-pocket costs such as monthly insurance premiums or deductibles. In addition, some programs may provide financial assistance for additional expenses related to a patient's diagnosis such as travel to see a specialist.
Other Names for this Disease
  • MPS IVA
  • MPS 4A
  • Morquio A disease
  • Galactosamine-6-sulfatase deficiency
  • GALNS deficiency
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.