See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Chromosome 9 Ring: A rare chromosomal abnormality where genetic material from the two ends is missing and the two ends rejoin to form a ring. The symptoms are determined by the size and exact location of the deleted portion. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 9 Ring is available below.
Read more about causes of Chromosome 9 Ring.
Prognosis for Chromosome 9 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.
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Chromosome 9 Ring, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Chromosome 9 Ring is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Chromosome 9 Ring, or a subtype of Chromosome 9 Ring,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Search Specialists by State and City