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Signs and Symptoms of Hunter Syndrome

People with Hunter syndrome have a cluster of symptoms that often includes those listed below.

  • Large head and brow, broad nose and thick lips
  • Recurrent respiratory infections
  • Chronic runny nose
  • Respiratory problems, including noisy breathing and snoring
  • Recurrent ear infections
  • Hearing loss
  • Heart murmur
  • Enlarged belly due to an enlarged liver and spleen
  • Hernias
  • Recurrent watery diarrhea
  • Joint stiffness leading to clumsiness
  • Development delay and/or speech delay

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Symptoms usually occur between 2 and 4 years of age. Early diagnosis is very important.

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People with Hunter syndrome have a cluster of symptoms that often includes those listed below.
  • Large head and brow, broad nose and thick lips
  • Recurrent respiratory infections
  • Chronic runny nose
  • Respiratory problems, including noisy breathing and snoring
  • Recurrent ear infections
  • Hearing loss
  • Heart murmur
  • Enlarged belly due to an enlarged liver and spleen
  • Hernias
  • Recurrent watery diarrhea
  • Joint stiffness leading to clumsiness
  • Development delay and/or speech delay
People with Hunter syndrome have a cluster of symptoms that often includes those listed below.
  • Large head and brow, broad nose and thick lips
  • Recurrent respiratory infections
  • Chronic runny nose
  • Respiratory problems, including noisy breathing and snoring
  • Recurrent ear infections
  • Hearing loss
  • Heart murmur
  • Enlarged belly due to an enlarged liver and spleen
  • Hernias
  • Recurrent watery diarrhea
  • Joint stiffness leading to clumsiness
  • Development delay and/or speech delay

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