Deletion 22q11: Introduction
Deletion 22q11: A rare chromosomal disorder where a small piece of genetic material is missing from chromosome 22 at the q11 location.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Deletion 22q11 is available below.
Symptoms of Deletion 22q11
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symptoms of Deletion 22q11
Treatments for Deletion 22q11
- 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, facial abnormalities
- 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
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Deletion 22q11:
- High Blood Pressure: Home Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Deletion 22q11?
Causes of Deletion 22q11
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Less Common Symptoms of Deletion 22q11
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occasional symptoms of Deletion 22q11
Deletion 22q11: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Deletion 22q11
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even...read more »
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Deletion 22q11: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Deletion 22q11
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Deletion 22q11: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Deletion 22q11
Prognosis for Deletion 22q11:
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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Deletion 22q11: Broader Related Topics
Types of Deletion 22q11
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