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Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome

Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome: Introduction

Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome: A rare chromosomal disorder where there is a deletion of the short arm (p) of chromosome 12 resulting in various abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome

Treatments for Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome

  • Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. imperforate anus
  • 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
  • more treatments...»

Causes of Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome

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Prognosis for Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome

Prognosis for Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome: 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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Definitions of Chromosome 12p deletion syndrome:

Deletion of the short arm of chromosome 12. The syndrome is relatively rare and has a variable phenotype, consisting of growth and mental retardation and various craniofacial, neurological, and other abnormalities. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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