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Pentasomy X

Introduction: Pentasomy X

Description of Pentasomy X

Pentasomy X (medical condition): A rare chromosomal disorder that affects only females and...more »

See also:

49,XXXXX syndrome:
  »Introduction: 49,XXXXX syndrome
  »Symptoms of 49,XXXXX syndrome
  »Treatments for 49,XXXXX syndrome

Pentasomy X: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Pentasomy X is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Pentasomy X, or a subtype of Pentasomy X, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Pentasomy X as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Pentasomy X as a Disease

Pentasomy X: Another name for 49,XXXXX syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: 49,XXXXX syndrome
  »Symptoms of 49,XXXXX syndrome
  »Treatments for 49,XXXXX syndrome

Pentasomy X: Related Diseases

Pentasomy X: Pentasomy X is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Pentasomy X (49,XXXXX syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Pentasomy X incude:

Treatments for Pentasomy X (49,XXXXX syndrome)

Treatments for Pentasomy X (49,XXXXX syndrome) include:

  • Treatment varies considerable depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. heart defects, skull and facial abnormalities
  • Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, speech therapy, educational support, social, vocational and medical services
  • Various other symptomatic and supportive measures
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended

Treatment of Pentasomy X: For more treatment information about Pentasomy X, see treatment of 49,XXXXX syndrome (Pentasomy X)

Pentasomy X: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Pentasomy X:

  • short stature
  • delayed psychomotor development
  • characteristic facies with upslanting palpebral fissures
  • micromelia with radioulnar synostosis

Terms associated with Pentasomy X:

Terms Similar to Pentasomy X:

Source - NIH

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