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Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p

Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p: Introduction

Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p: A rare chromosomal disorder where there is four copies of the short arm of chromosome 9 instead of the normal two resulting in various abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p is available below.

Symptoms of Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p

Treatments for Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p

  • 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...»

Causes of Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p

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Prognosis for Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p

Prognosis for Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p: 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 9, Tetrasomy 9p:

Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p 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, Tetrasomy 9p, or a subtype of Chromosome 9, Tetrasomy 9p, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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