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Introduction: R9

Description of R9

R9 (medical condition): A rare chromosomal abnormality where genetic material from the two ends is...more »

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Chromosome 9 Ring:
  »Introduction: Chromosome 9 Ring
  »Symptoms of Chromosome 9 Ring
  »Treatments for Chromosome 9 Ring

R9: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

R9 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that R9, or a subtype of R9, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

R9 as a Disease

R9: Another name for Chromosome 9 Ring (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Chromosome 9 Ring
  »Symptoms of Chromosome 9 Ring
  »Treatments for Chromosome 9 Ring

R9: Related Diseases

R9: R9 is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of R9 (Chromosome 9 Ring)

Some of the symptoms of R9 incude:

Treatments for R9 (Chromosome 9 Ring)

Treatments for R9 (Chromosome 9 Ring) include:

  • 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

Treatment of R9: For more treatment information about R9, see treatment of Chromosome 9 Ring (R9)

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Source - NIH

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