Mucopolysaccharidosis type VI
Other Names for this Disease
- ARSB deficiency
- Arylsulfatase B deficiency
- ASB deficiency
- Maroteaux Lamy syndrome
- Maroteaux-Lamy disease
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- Finding Treatment Information - A video developed by GARD Information Specialists that explains how you can find information about treatment for a rare disease.
- ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Mucopolysaccharidosis type VI. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.
|Generic Name||N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase, recombinant human|
(BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Inc.)
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
|For patients with mucopolysaccharidosis VI. Galsulfase has been shown to improve walking and stair-climbing capacity.|
|More Information about this product||Drug Information Portal|