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Mucopolysaccharidosis

Mucopolysaccharidosis

Mucopolysaccharidosis is a group of metabolic disorders which can't break down a specific sugar which then causes damage to bone, cartilage, tendons, skin and connective tissue.

It can cause a variety of different effects such as poor motor function, stiffness of joints, laxity of ligaments, cognitive impairment and developmental delays.

Physiotherapy at Manchester Neuro Physio can help with the effects of Mucopolysaccharidosis by providing treatments such as strengthening, range of movement exercises, and hydrotherapy.