Morquio syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Sinéad Culleton


Recurrent chest infections, severe kyphoscoliosis.

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Male

The ribs are widened anteriorly in keeping with mucopolysaccharidoses type IV (Morquio syndrome).


Anterior beaking of the vertebral bodies.

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Case information

rID: 45445
Published: 25th May 2016
Last edited: 19th Dec 2019
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