Mondo Description A rare autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disease caused by deficiency of the enzyme N-acetylglucosamine-6-sulfatase. It is characterized by behavioral changes, sleep disturbances and mental developmental delays.
Uniprot Description A form of mucopolysaccharidosis type 3, an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disease due to impaired degradation of heparan sulfate. MPS3 is characterized by severe central nervous system degeneration, but only mild somatic disease. Onset of clinical features usually occurs between 2 and 6 years; severe neurologic degeneration occurs in most patients between 6 and 10 years of age, and death occurs typically during the second or third decade of life.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0009658: Sanfilippo syndrome type D