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Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q

Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q: Introduction

Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q: A rare chromosomal disorder where there are three copies of the long arm (q) of chromosome 12 rather than the normal two resulting in various abnormalities. In most cases, death occurs during infancy. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount and exact location of the genetic material that is duplicated. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q is available below.

Symptoms of Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q

Treatments for Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q

  • Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. heart defects, undescended testes
  • Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, speech therapy, educational support, social, vocational and medical services
  • Various symptomatic and supportive measures as required
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended
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Causes of Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q

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Prognosis for Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q

Prognosis for Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q: The prognosis varies depending on the type and severity of symptoms that develop. Prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment can improve prognosis and quality of life.

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Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q, or a subtype of Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q

  1. Chromosome 12, trisomy 12q: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Home Testing
  6. Complications
  7. Prognosis
 

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