Your patient is a 6 month old female kitten, presents with dwarfism, degenerative joint disease, facial dysmorphia, hepatomegaly, corneal clouding, enlarged tongue, heart valve thickening, and increased glycosaminoglycans in her urine. Her leukogram shows metachromatic granules in leukocytes, the lymphocytes have dark purple granules and vacuoles. What is the most likely condition that this animal has? What is the prognosis?
Mucopolysaccharidosis, a lysosomal storage disorder, the animal may live several years.