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Downs syndrome

Introduction: Downs syndrome

Description of Downs syndrome

Downs syndrome: chromosome disorder associated either with an extra chromosome 21 or an effective trisomy for chromosome 21; clinical manifestations include hypotonia, short stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly, simian crease, and moderate to severe mental retardation.
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Downs syndrome: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Downs syndrome

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The term Downs syndrome can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Downs syndrome

The following list attempts to classify Downs syndrome into categories where each line is subset of the next.

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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