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Diseases » Monosomy 20p » Glossary
 

Glossary for Monosomy 20p

  • Chromosome 20, deletion 20p: A rare chromosomal disorder where the short arm (p) of chromosome 20 is deleted resulting in various abnormalities. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount and exact location of the genetic material that is deleted.
  • Deletion 20p: A rare chromosomal disorder where the short arm (p) of chromosome 20 is deleted resulting in various abnormalities. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount and exact location of the genetic material that is deleted.
  • Down-slanting space between eyelids:
  • Flat face: A flat face is a face that has a flat shape to its contour.
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Long philtrum: Long philtrum is a unusually elongated groove that lies between the top of the upper lip to the bottom of the nose.
  • Low nasal bridge: Low nasal bridge refers to an unusually low uppermost boney part of the nose.
  • Small ears: Small ears are ears that are unusually little.
  • Upturned nose: Upturned nose is a nose that points upward.

 

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