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Chromosome 4 short arm deletion

Chromosome 4 short arm deletion: Introduction

Chromosome 4 short arm deletion: A rare chromosomal disorder where part or all of the short arm (p) of chromosome 4 is deleted resulting in various abnormalities which are determined by the size of the deleted portion. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 4 short arm deletion is available below.

Symptoms of Chromosome 4 short arm deletion

Treatments for Chromosome 4 short arm deletion

  • 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, cleft palate
  • 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...»

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Chromosome 4 short arm deletion: Complications

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Causes of Chromosome 4 short arm deletion

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Prognosis for Chromosome 4 short arm deletion

Prognosis for Chromosome 4 short arm deletion: 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 4 short arm deletion:

Chromosome 4 short arm deletion is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Chromosome 4 short arm deletion, or a subtype of Chromosome 4 short arm deletion, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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