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What is Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q?

What is Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q?

  • Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: A rare chromosomal disorder where the long arm (q) of chromosome 8 is duplicated resulting in variable abnormalities depending on the location and length of genetic material deleted.

Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q, or a subtype of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: Introduction

Types of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q:

Broader types of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q:

How serious is Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q?

Prognosis of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: 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.

What causes Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q?

Causes of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: see causes of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q

What are the symptoms of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q?

Symptoms of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: see symptoms of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q

Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q.
Treatments for Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q: see treatments for Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q

Name and Aliases of Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q

Main name of condition: Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q

Other names or spellings for Chromosome 8, trisomy 8q:

Trisomy 8q, Duplication 8q

Duplication 8q, Trisomy 8q
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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