Hunter Syndrome Basics

If you or someone you know has Hunter syndrome, one of the most important things you can do is learn about the disease. In this section, we provide information about Hunter syndrome, including the biochemistry and genetics.

After reading these pages, you may want to talk with your doctor about additional sources of information. Your doctor might refer you to other healthcare professionals such as a medical geneticist or genetic counselor, who can help you learn more about Hunter syndrome and how it may impact the lives of you and your family.

Featured Resource: The National MPS Society

mps-logoThe National MPS Society supports families and individuals affected by MPS and related diseases. They work to advance scientific research and increase public and professional awareness of MPS.