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Human Genetics

, Volume 85, Issue 3, pp 389–390 | Cite as

An update on the frequency of mucopolysaccharide syndromes in British Columbia

  • R. B. Lowry
  • D. A. Applegarth
  • J. R. Toone
  • E. MacDonald
  • N. Y. Thunem
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Keywords

Internal Medicine Metabolic Disease Mucopolysaccharide 
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References

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  4. Young ID, Harper PS (1982) Incidence of Hunter syndrome. Hum Genet 60:391–392Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. B. Lowry
    • 1
    • 3
  • D. A. Applegarth
    • 2
  • J. R. Toone
    • 2
  • E. MacDonald
    • 3
  • N. Y. Thunem
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PaediatricsAlberta Children's Hospital Research Centre, University of CalgaryCalgaryCanada
  2. 2.Department of PaediatricsBiochemical Diseases Laboratory, British Columbia's Children's Hospital, University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  3. 3.B. C. Health Surveillance Registry, Division of Vital StatisticsGovernment of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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