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Deletion 10pter

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. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Deletion 10pter is available below.

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
  • more treatments...»

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Deletion 10pter: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Deletion 10pter:

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.

Statistics for Deletion 10pter

Deletion 10pter: Broader Related Topics

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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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More information about Deletion 10pter

  1. Deletion 10pter: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Complications
  6. Prognosis

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