mucopolysaccharidase

SYN: mucinase, β-d-glucuronidase deficiency.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • deficiency — An insufficient quantity of some substance (as in dietary d. or hemoglobin d. in marrow aplasia); organization (as in mental d.); activity (as in enzyme d. or reduced oxygen carrying capacity of the blood), etc., of which the amount present is of …   Medical dictionary

  • mucinase — A term specifically applied to hyaluronate lyase, hyaluronoglucosaminidase, and hyaluronoglucuronidase (hyaluronidases), but more loosely to any enzyme that hydrolyzes mucopolysaccharide substances (mucins). SYN: mucase, mucopolysaccharidase …   Medical dictionary

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