Chromosome 4 Ring
Chromosome 4 Ring: Introduction
Chromosome 4 Ring: A rare chromosomal disorder where the ends of chromosome 4 have been deleted and the two broken ends have rejoined to form a ring shape resulting in a range of symptoms determined by the size and location of the genetic deletion.
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causes, and treatments of Chromosome 4 Ring is available below.
Symptoms of Chromosome 4 Ring
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Treatments for Chromosome 4 Ring
- 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
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Causes of Chromosome 4 Ring
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Prognosis for Chromosome 4 Ring
Prognosis for Chromosome 4 Ring:
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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Definitions of Chromosome 4 Ring:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Chromosome 4 Ring as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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