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Diseases » Monosomy 8q12 21 » Summary

What is Monosomy 8q12 21?

What is Monosomy 8q12 21?

  • Monosomy 8q12 21: A very rare chromosomal disorder where a portion of chromosome 8q is missing. The main symptoms include eye, ear and kidney abnormalities as well as mental retardation.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Monosomy 8q12 21 as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Monosomy 8q12 21: Introduction

Types of Monosomy 8q12 21:

Broader types of Monosomy 8q12 21:

What causes Monosomy 8q12 21?

Causes of Monosomy 8q12 21: see causes of Monosomy 8q12 21

What are the symptoms of Monosomy 8q12 21?

Symptoms of Monosomy 8q12 21: see symptoms of Monosomy 8q12 21

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Monosomy 8q12 21: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Monosomy 8q12 21.
Treatments for Monosomy 8q12 21: see treatments for Monosomy 8q12 21

Name and Aliases of Monosomy 8q12 21

Main name of condition: Monosomy 8q12 21

Other names or spellings for Monosomy 8q12 21:

deletion 8q12 21


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