Sanfilippo B in an elderly female psychiatric patient: a rare but relevant diagnosis in presenile dementia.(Invited comment.

  • Ute Moog
  • Published 2010 in Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica


In the above article, Csepán and co-authors report on a female patient with mild mental retardation (MR), slowly progressive dementia and what they call challenging behaviours , who was diagnosed with Sanfilippo B (mucopolysaccharidosis IIIB) at the age of 57 years. In young adulthood, despite evident restrictions in her motor, cognitive and social… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0447.2009.01520.x


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