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Uniparental disomy of 13

Uniparental disomy of 13: Introduction

Uniparental disomy of 13: A condition which is characterized by the uniparental disomy of chromosome 13. This means that the patient receives two copies of chromosome 13 from one parent instead of one copy from each parent. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount and exact location of the genetic material that is duplicated. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Uniparental disomy of 13 is available below.

Symptoms of Uniparental disomy of 13

Treatments for Uniparental disomy of 13

  • Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. skeletal 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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Prognosis for Uniparental disomy of 13

Prognosis for Uniparental disomy of 13: 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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Uniparental disomy of 13 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Uniparental disomy of 13, or a subtype of Uniparental disomy of 13, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Uniparental disomy of 13

  1. Uniparental disomy of 13: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Prognosis
 

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