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49,XXXXX syndrome

49,XXXXX syndrome: Introduction

49,XXXXX syndrome: A rare chromosomal disorder that affects only females and involves body cells having five copies of the X chromosome instead of the normal two. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of 49,XXXXX syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of 49,XXXXX syndrome

Treatments for 49,XXXXX syndrome

  • 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
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49,XXXXX syndrome: Complications

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Causes of 49,XXXXX syndrome

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49,XXXXX syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and 49,XXXXX syndrome

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49,XXXXX syndrome: Rare Types

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Prognosis for 49,XXXXX syndrome

Prognosis for 49,XXXXX syndrome: The prognosis varies considerably 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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Definitions of 49,XXXXX syndrome:

Presence of five X chromosomes (49,XXXXX) associated with short stature, delayed psychomotor development, characteristic facies with upslanting palpebral fissures, micromelia with radioulnar synostosis, and other abnormalities. - (Source - Diseases Database)

49,XXXXX syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that 49,XXXXX syndrome, or a subtype of 49,XXXXX syndrome, 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 it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list 49,XXXXX syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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