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Mucopolysaccharidosis VI MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Mucopolysaccharidosis VI
Tree Number(s)
C16.320.565.202.715.670
C16.320.565.595.600.670
C17.300.550.575.670
C18.452.648.202.715.670
C18.452.648.595.600.670
Unique ID
D009087
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009087
Scope Note
Mucopolysaccharidosis with excessive CHONDROITIN SULFATE B in urine, characterized by dwarfism and deafness. It is caused by a deficiency of N-ACETYLGALACTOSAMINE-4-SULFATASE (arylsulfatase B).
Entry Version
MPS VI
Entry Term(s)
ARSB Deficiency
Arylsulfatase B Deficiency
Maroteaux-Lamy Syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidosis 6
Mucopolysaccharidosis Type 6
Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VI
N-Acetylgalactosamine-4-Sulfatase Deficiency
Polydystrophic Dwarfism
Previous Indexing
Carbohydrate Metabolism, Inborn Errors (1966-1974)
Chondroitin (1966-1974)
Mucopolysaccharides/metabolism (1966-1974)
Mucopolysaccharidosis (1974)
Public MeSH Note
92; was MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS 6 1991; was see under MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS 1975-90
Online Note
use MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS VI to search MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS 6 1975-91
History Note
92; was MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS 6 1991; was see under MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/12/12
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Mucopolysaccharidosis VI Preferred
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