Medical Dictionary: MPS III

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MPS III: Another name for Mucopolysaccharidosis III.
MPS III (condition): Disorder of mucopolysaccharide metabolism in children.

MPS III: Individuals with MPS III, or Sanfilippo syndrome, experience progressive dementia and mental deterioration in childhood. Death usually occurs in the late teens. 1

More information on medical condition: Mucopolysaccharidosis III:

1. excerpt from NINDS Mucopolysaccharidoses Information Page: NINDS

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