What does MPS VI do to the body?
GAG is a key component of tissues throughout the body, so, in MPS VI, many major organs and systems can be harmed. This can lead to a wide range of symptoms as you can see from the table below. MPS VI affects people differently. Not everyone shows all these symptoms. Some people have obvious symptoms almost from birth. Others may only notice problems over many years. Either way, as GAG builds up in the cells, MPS VI causes serious disabilities over time.
Common Symptoms of MPS VI