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Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome

Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome: Introduction

Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome: A rare chromosomal disorder where there are four copies of the short arm (p) of chromosome 12 rather than the normal two resulting in various abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome

Treatments for Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome

  • Treatment is aimed at managing symptoms as they arise as well as counseling. The severity of the condition varies amongst individuals with some dying during infancy and others living to adulthood. Some die before birth or soon after. Those that do survive are usually unable to live independently as adults
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Causes of Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome

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Definitions of Chromosome 12p tetrasomy syndrome:

Tetrasomy of the short arm of chromosome 12 associated with craniofacial abnormalities with coarse facies, growth and mental deficiency, slow growing hair, and other abnormalities. The adult phenotype is marked mainly by epilepsy, macroglossia, coarse facies, and severe mental retardation. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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