A defect in metabolism similar to Hurler’s syndrome.
- Values derived from the emission spectra from Sanfilippo's syndrome could be distinguished from those obtained from equivalent regions of non-diseased brains and were within the range of abnormal values previously reported from accumulations of pigment in various types of neuronal ceroidosis.
1960s: named after Sylvester J. Sanfilippo, 20th-century US physician.
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Syllabification: San·fi·lip·po's syn·drome
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