Deletion 3p: Introduction
Deletion 3p: A rare chromosomal disorder where a portion of chromosome 3 is absent and is characterized by mental and growth deficiency, drooping upper eyelid and extra digits.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Deletion 3p is available below.
Symptoms of Deletion 3p
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symptoms of Deletion 3p
Treatments for Deletion 3p
- Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
- Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. hernia, undescended testes
- 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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Causes of Deletion 3p
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Prognosis for Deletion 3p
Prognosis for Deletion 3p:
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 Deletion 3p:
Deletion 3p is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Deletion 3p, or a subtype of Deletion 3p,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Deletion 3p as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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