Deletion 10pter: Introduction
Deletion 10pter: A very rare syndrome caused by a chromosomal defect (10p terminal deletion) and can result in a variety of malformations that are similar to DiGeorge syndrome and velocardiofacial syndrome.
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causes, and treatments of Deletion 10pter is available below.
Symptoms of Deletion 10pter
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symptoms of Deletion 10pter
Treatments for Deletion 10pter
- Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
- Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. heart defects, cleft palate
- 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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Deletion 10pter: Complications
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Causes of Deletion 10pter
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Prognosis for Deletion 10pter
Prognosis for Deletion 10pter:
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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Types of Deletion 10pter
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Definitions of Deletion 10pter:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Deletion 10pter as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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