Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Glossary for Chromosome 1, deletion q21 q25

  • Abnormal rib number: Abnormal rib number is more ribs or fewer ribs than the normal amount.
  • Broad nose: A broad nose is a nose that is wider and larger than the average nose.
  • Fetal Growth Retardation: Impaired growth of the fetus due to any cause. Causes include maternal cyanotic heart disease, chronic maternal hypertension, placental abnormalities and multiple births.
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Inguinal hernia: Protrusion of the intestines out of the groin area.
  • Poor growth: Poor body growth or delayed physical development.
  • Prominent forehead: An enlarged or prominent forehead (brow) of the head.
  • Short head: Short head is a condition in which the head is unusually short.


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise