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Chromosome 1 ring: A rare chromosomal disorder where the ends of chromosome 1 are deleted and the chromosome rejoins to form a ring. The disorder is characterized by mental and physical development delay, short stature and low birth weight. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chromosome 1 ring is available below.
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Prognosis for Chromosome 1 ring: The prognosis varies considerably 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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Chromosome 1 ring is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Chromosome 1 ring, or a subtype of Chromosome 1 ring,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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