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Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: Introduction

Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: A rare chromosomal disorder where a small piece of genetic material is missing from chromosome 22 at the q11 location. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum is available below.

Symptoms of Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

Treatments for Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

  • Treatment varies considerable depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. heart defects, skull and facial abnormalities
  • Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, speech therapy, educational support, social, vocational and medical services
  • Various other symptomatic and supportive measures
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

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Disease Topics Related To Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

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Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its...read more »

Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

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Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: Rare Types

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Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: Animations

Prognosis for Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

Prognosis for Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: The prognosis varies considerably 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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More information about Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum

  1. Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Spectrum: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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